CONCORD — The Community Colleges of New Hampshire Foundation has announced that they are accepting applications for the second annual BJ Eckardt scholarship. The BJ Eckardt scholarship program is for students who are Belmont, residents and are studying at one of the seven System colleges: Great Bay Community College in Portsmouth; Lakes Region Community College in Laconia; Manchester Community College; Nashua Community College; NHTI - Concord's Community College; River Valley Community College in Claremont and Keene; and White Mountains Community College in Berlin and Littleton.
Students must have a cumulative GPA of 3,0 or higher and applicants who participated in volunteer community service will be given preference.
The scholarship application is available at the Community Colleges of New Hampshire Foundation website: www.ccsnh.edu/foundation. Applications are being accepted through July 7, 2014.