2018 Cleveland County ECA Educational Scholarship Opportunity

— Written By N.C. Cooperative Extension

Each year NC Extension & Community Association, Inc. (ECA) offers educational scholarships to NC youth and adults who are pursuing a college education in North Carolina. The purpose of the scholarship is to assist students in obtaining a degree at any North Carolina college, in any field of study, with priority given to Family and Consumer Sciences. (Part-time students must carry no less than six (6) hours per semester and full-time students must carry no less than twelve (12) hours per semester.) Each of the five North Carolina Cooperative Extension districts award two $800 scholarships, one youth and one adult.

The application criteria include:

  • Activities and Honors – 25%
  • Connection and Involvement with Cooperative Extension Service (NCCES) – 25%
  • Financial Need – 25%
  • Scholarship Potential – 25%

Link for: NCECA2018 Scholarship application-Appendixwritable.

Applications should be returned to: Mrs. Joan Parrish, 130 S. Post Road, Suite-1, Shelby, NC 28152, by February 1, 2018. Please contact Nancy Abasiekong, Family & Consumer Sciences Extension Agent, (704.482.4365) if you need additional information.

Updated on Nov 28, 2017
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