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Nicole Sorge receives merit scholarship from National Society of Collegiate Scholars

Nicole Carolyn Sorge, a junior from Raleigh in the School’s Elementary Education program, recently won a $1,000 Merit Award scholarship from the National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS). NSCS awards 50 of these scholarships each year to new members who excel both inside and outside the classroom. The award, granted to high-achieving students across the country, serves to defray the costs of education.

NSCS recognizes outstanding academic achievements among first and second-year college students. Its membership, based on grade point average and class standing, is by invitation only. The organization comprises active chapters at 228 colleges and universities nationwide. NSCS encompasses a diverse range of activities, including scholarships, leadership development, travel opportunities and career resources.