North and South Carolina residents that are members of the North Carolina Retail Merchants Association or the Carolinas Food Industry Council have the opportunity to apply for the 35 education scholarships. The program has closed for 2014. Scholarship recipients will be announced by June 1.
The National Retail Federation, in collaboration with the University of Phoenix, has also awarded 20 full-tuition scholarships in their Dream BIG program. These awards are specific to people who work in the retail industry and who want to enhance their retail careers through education. The program has closed for 2014 and their recipients will be announced by July 31, 2014.
The North and South Carolina Scholarship Programs are brought to you by the Retail – Consumer Alliance Foundation, North Carolina Retail Merchants Association and the Carolinas Food Industry Council to benefit members and their employees.