Virginia Foundation for Community College Education announces the new Valley Proteins Fellowships program

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The Virginia Foundation for Community College Education (VFCCE) has announced its new Valley Proteins Fellowships program. This prestigious scholarship will award up to $5,000 for tuition, books, fees and expenses next year to 10 Virginia community college students planning to enter their second full academic year. The scholarship application will be available the first week of January online at

The deadline to apply is April 2. Fellows will be selected for the 2012-13 academic year based on their academic records, leadership potential and commitment to community service.

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TNCC Student Named Coca-Cola Bronze Scholar

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A Thomas Nelson Community College (TNCC) Nursing student has been selected as a 2010 Coca-Cola Bronze Scholar. Donna Terry was selected based on scores earned in the All-USA Academic Team competition sponsored by the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation and administered by Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society.

As a Bronze Scholar, Terry will be listed among gold and silver scholars in a special section of USA Today and she will receive $1,000.

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