Nominations sought for business scholarship

Nominations sought for business scholarship
[Submitted/N.C. Cooperative Extension]

Nominations are being sought for a $750 scholarship offered by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Administrative Professionals Association (NCCEAPA) through March 16, 2023.

The scholarship is available to North Carolina residents pursuing a college degree (Associates and/or Bachelors) in business or a business-related field of study. Applicants must be enrolled to attend classes at a college during the 2023-2024 school year.

If selected as the district finalist the recipient will receive a $250 scholarship (payable to the college they are enrolled in) offered by the NCCEAPA – Northeast District and have the opportunity to compete against other district finalists for  the $750 scholarship.

The scholarship is awarded annually to honor the work and dedication of Edith Herter and Frances O’Neal, co-leaders in forming the NCCEAPA in 1973.

Qualified applicants interested in applying for this scholarship may obtain an application packet from the financial aid office at their local community college or high school. Scholarship application and brochure are also linked below.

If you have any questions  please contact Anna Martin at 252-232-2261, or by email at