The Winners of the 2017-2018 Scholarships are:
Kristen Boretti of Jacksonville, NC
Sanantha Carroll of Wilmington, NC
Elizabeth White of Jacksonville, NC
The 2018-2019 scholarship-application will be available in January 2018
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Remember, you must be a rising college senior or getting ready to enter graduate school or already in graduate school to apply; must also be majoring in one of the following areas: Allied Health, Education or Psychology fields: Occupational Therapy, Recreation Therapy, Special Education, Nursing, Speech-Language Pathology or Social Work with the intent of serving persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
We cannot accept applications for young classmen, high school or those in community college. Also applicant’s primary/home address must be within one of the following counties: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Hertford, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne or Wilson.
If you have questions please email Danielle Howell (Executive Director) at Danielle.Howell@dhhs.nc.gov or 252-208-3790