NCECA Educational Scholarship – 2019

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The North Carolina Extension & Community Association, Inc.
130 South Post Road, Suite-1
Shelby, NC 28152

December 20, 2018

To:      Cleveland County High School Guidance Counselors, Graduating Seniors and Adult Students:

From:  Joan Parrish, ECA Scholarship Committee Chairman, Cleveland County ECA

RE: NCECA Educational Scholarship – 2019

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%

Eligible students are encouraged to apply.

Applications should be returned by February 1, 2019 to:
Mrs. Joan Parrish
130 S. Post Road, Suite-1
Shelby, NC 28152

Please contact Nancy Abasiekong, Family & Consumer Sciences Extension Agent, (704.482.4365) if you need additional information. We look forward to receiving your applications. Thanks for your assistance.

ECA Scholarship Application 2019