DURHAM — A Lumberton area student has won a scholarship for demonstrating a commitment to building a stronger community.
Margaret Stanley is one of 23 students from across the country who received $500 scholarships from Self-Help Credit Union, a national financial organization. Stanley received a scholarship from the Self-Help Credit Union branch in Laurinburg.
A total of $11,500 was awarded this year to students attending or planning to attend a vocational school or college.
Stanley plans to attend the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she wants to major in Biomedical Engineering.