Congratulations to Pirate Anna Mercer for being selected as a Morehead-Cain Scholar! We are so very proud of Anna.
We wrote an article about Anna back in August, 2020. Click here to read more about Anna! She has been very active in clubs and sports as a Pirate.
The application for Morehead-Cain was open for two months (August 15th – October 15th). Semifinalist were notified December 18th. Video interviews were held for semifinalist from December 19th – January 3rd. Finalist were notified on January 15th, and February 25th-February 28th was final selection weekend which included the final interview.
A Morehead – Cain scholar receives a four-year, fully-funded education (including room and board) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Summer enrichment programs, study abroad opportunities and much more are included.
What a fantastic opportunity for Anna! We can’t wait to see what is in store for her in the future.
Go Pirates !