2023 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION UPDATE: THE DEADLINE TO APPLY FOR THE 2023 CAMPS ENDED ON MARCH 31. WINNERS WILL BE NOTIFIED IN THE SPRING AND ANNOUNCED HERE, ON ROANOKE COOPERATIVE’S SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS, AND THE CO-OP’S PUBLICATIONS.
Who is Eligible?
Young women entering sixth, seventh or eighth grades are eligible for the Wolfpack Women’s Basketball Camp scholarship. This scholarship is not available to students entering the ninth grade. Each winner will receive an all-expenses-paid scholarship to attend the Wolfpack Women’s Basketball Camp at N.C. State University, held Sunday, June 18 – Thursday, June 22, 2023.
Instructions: Contestants are to write a brief (300 words or less) essay from one of the two topics provided and answer the short-answer question. Please provide essay answers in the online form below. All applicants must have a parent/guardian’s signature under the Parental/Guardian Consent portion of this application in order to be eligible for the scholarship.
Female students entering sixth, seventh and eighth grades ONLY are eligible to apply. This scholarship is not available to students entering the ninth grade.
To find out if your school is eligible, please contact your local electric cooperative. Contact information for all 26 electric cooperatives in North Carolina and details about the Touchstone Energy sports camps can be found at the NC Electric Cooperatives website.
Criteria for contest include:
- Originality and accuracy of written essay: 55%
- Scholastic and extracurricular activities: 40%
- Short-answer question: 5%
Forms must be submitted by Friday, March 31, 2023 at 5 p.m.
Contact Patrice Jordan at (252) 539-4601 or by email at PJordan@roanokeelectric.com.