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TRIO Students Receive Scholarships

Volunteer State Community College TRIO students, Tracy Jones of Adams and Brandy Parker of Hendersonville, recently were awarded 2013 Non-Traditional Scholarships in the amount of $2,000 each from the Women’s Economic Council Foundation (WECF).  WECF is a networking and educational organization. The students will be recognized at the 10th Annual Economic Summit for Women on October 28 in Nashville. TRIO is the federal Student Support Services program at Vol State. It provides academic assistance and mentoring for students who are the first to attend college in their family or who have challenges in college. For more information about TRIO at Vol State visit: www.volstate.edu/TRIO.

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