Central EMC annually awards two Touchstone Energy Sports Camp Scholarships to local students in Chatham, Harnett, Lee, Moore or Randolph counties. Usually a young man is selected to attend the Roy Williams Basketball Camp at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, and one young lady wins a scholarship to attend the Wolfpack Women’s Basketball Camp at N.C. State University in Raleigh.
At camp, students work directly with the staff to learn basketball skills, leadership and teamwork. To be eligible to apply, students must be in the sixth, seventh or eighth grade during the upcoming school year, have permission from a parent or guardian to attend the overnight camp and must provide their own transportation if selected to attend. Applicants will be judged on academics, extra-curricular activities and an essay.
Thank you for your interest in our TESC program. Unfortunately, due to the lingering impacts of COVID-19 and the uncertainties surrounding whether the camps will be held in 2021, we will not be able to offer any scholarships for 2021. We are hopeful that next year we will be able to once again offer two scholarships for the 2022 camps. Please be sure to check back in January 2022 for information on applying for a scholarship.
For more information on the scholarships, contact Ryley Osentoski at (919) 708-1639 or firstname.lastname@example.org.