Fayetteville State University Student Adrianna Seeney Wins CIAA Scholarship Essay Contest
Fayetteville State University's (FSU) Adrianna Seeney, a senior business administration major from Durham, NC, was chosen as this year's Grand Prize Winner during the 2018 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Scholarship Essay Contest. The contest was sponsored by the CIAA, Food Lion, and Coca-Cola.
It was open to any student from a CIAA institution. Students had to write an essay on the following topic: "How has the History of your CIAA Institution Influenced You as a Student?" CIAA officials and judges stated that Adrianna's essay "exhibited the level of content, style, and excellence that sets the standard for the contest."
As a Grand Prize Winner, Adrianna attended a variety of events during the basketball tournament, February 27 through March 3, in Charlotte and received the following items:
$5,000 scholarship grant
Two nights hotel accommodations
$500 for travel expenses
Two tournament passes