Outstanding Undergraduate Scholarship Award
The Outstanding Undergraduate Scholarship Award recognizes an outstanding undergraduate student seeking licensure in special education who has shown consistent commitment to students with disabilities through strong and engaged leadership within SCEC.
Congratulations Amber Henry - Student President
At the NC CEC conference in January 2017, Ms. Amber Henry was awarded with the Outstanding Undergraduate Scholarship award. Ms. Henry is an Inclusion major at Western Carolina University and serves as her Student Council for Exceptional Children (SCEC) chapter’s secretary. She has consistently demonstrated a commitment to students with disabilities through her work with the University Participant program at WCU, the ARC, as a peer tutor in high school, and through the program Disability Partners. Ms. Henry has also worked at the Wilderness Trace Child Development Center where she is described as an engaging and knowledgeable individual with a warm approach to working with parents and children. We are very pleased to award this year’s Outstanding Undergraduate Scholarship to Ms. Amber Henry.
Amber Henry (left) is pictured with Dr. Alicia Brophy-Dick, the President of the North Carolina Council for Exceptional Children and 2017 conference chair.
Applicants should download the form and submit the form electronically by 11/15/17
NC CEC 2018 Student Scholarship Application Information