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Attention all basketball enthusiasts! Four County Electric Membership Corporation is thrilled to announce the opportunity for rising 6th and 7th graders to apply for full scholarships to attend summer collegiate basketball camps. Applications are now open until March 31, 2024, offering an exciting chance for young athletes to hone their skills and experience the thrill of competitive basketball.
Each year, North Carolina’s local electric cooperatives, including Four County Electric, extend this fantastic opportunity to middle school students across the state. The initiative aims to foster a love for the sport, promote teamwork, and provide invaluable experiences for aspiring basketball players.
Through this program, participating cooperatives will select deserving students to receive full scholarships to attend prestigious basketball camps. One middle school boy will have the opportunity to attend the Carolina Basketball School in Chapel Hill, while one middle school girl will receive a scholarship to attend the Wolfpack Women’s Basketball Camp in Raleigh. With over 50 scholarships available statewide, aspiring athletes have ample chances to seize this incredible opportunity.
The Carolina Basketball School, held in the iconic basketball hub of Chapel Hill, promises an immersive and educational experience. Led by experienced coaches and staff, participants will receive top-notch training, learn essential skills, and engage in friendly competition, all while experiencing the rich basketball culture of North Carolina.
Similarly, the Wolfpack Women’s Basketball Camp offers a unique opportunity for young female athletes to refine their skills under the guidance of skilled coaches. Located in Raleigh, home to the NC State Wolfpack, participants will benefit from state-of-the-art facilities and a supportive environment tailored to their development.
This initiative not only provides access to high-quality basketball training but also emphasizes the importance of teamwork, discipline, and perseverance—values that extend far beyond the basketball court. By investing in the next generation of athletes, Four County Electric Membership Corporation and other local cooperatives are empowering young individuals to reach their full potential both on and off the court.
To apply for these coveted scholarships, aspiring athletes are encouraged to submit their applications before the March 31 deadline. Lace up those sneakers, prepare to showcase your skills, and seize the opportunity to make your basketball dreams a reality!
Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity—apply now and embark on an unforgettable basketball journey with Four County Electric Membership Corporation! Apply today by visiting: