North Carolina Cooperative Extension Administrative Professionals Association (NCCEAPA) Herter-O’Neal Scholarship Winner From Wilkes County
Mr. James Harrison Burcham, of State Road, North Carolina, has been awarded the 2020 North Carolina Cooperative Extension Administrative Professionals Association (NCCEAPA) Herter-O’Neal Scholarship.
The $750 Herter-O’Neal Scholarship is awarded annually by the NCCEAPA to a current or enrolling student pursuing a college degree (Associates and/or Bachelors) in a business-related field of study. Mr. Burcham was selected from several hundred applicants from across the state.
He is currently enrolled in the College Honors Program at Bluefield College where he has achieved Presidential Academic Honors.
A Phi Theta Kappa member, James is an Honor Graduate of Wilkes Community College.
Past extracurricular activities include:
Bluefield College Baseball, Resident Advisor for 2020-21, construction worker for Mission Trips, Volunteer Pitching Instructor at youth baseball camps.
National Honor Society, Beta Club, National Technical Honor Society, Regional Qualifier North Carolina State Science and Engineering Fair.