Dr. Edgar and Mrs. Ethel Boone Award
Boone, Dr. Edgar and Mrs. Ethel
Professional Development Scholarship – The award value is up to $1,000.00 (Depending on fund availability) and a personal plaque.
Eligible for nomination of Award: Agents
How to apply: A person applying for this award will need to complete the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service Awards Program nomination form and submit it with three letters of reference from individuals knowledgeable about the applicant’s program leadership.
The many friends and colleagues of Dr. Edgar J. and Ethel B. Boone joined them in establishing the Edgar J. and Ethel B. Boone Adult Education Award as a tribute to Dr. Boone and his wife. Dr. Boone is the founding Head of the Department of Adult and Community College Education at NC State University and a retired Assistant Director of the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service. This award is dedicated to outstanding service and achievement for field faculty in the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service for the purpose of helping them continue their professional development.
Outstanding current field faculty in the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service are eligible to receive this annual professional development award.
This award may be used for professional development opportunities including, but not limited to conferences, self-designed tours of Extension education programs, special workshops, seminars and educational study tours.