The Apple Ambassador represents the North Carolina Apple Festival and the North Carolina Apple Growers Association. The ambassador program selects the recipients of the Evelyn Lutz Hill Memorial Scholarships. A $2,000.00 college scholarship is awarded to the ambassador and a $1,000.00 scholarship is awarded to the first runner up.
2013 Apple Ambassador
We are pleased to announce that this year's Apple Ambassador is Madison Leigh Vaughn. Ms. Vaughn will be a senior at West Henderson High School this fall. Her parents are Ray and Tamra Vaughn. She will represent the Apple Festival throughout the year including attending many events during the Festival Weekend. She will be awarded a $2,000 college scholarship.
The first runner up is Lindsay McNair Patton who will be a senior at North Henderson High School this fall. Ms. Patton will be awarded a $1,000 college scholarship. Her parents are Jeffrey and Stephanie Patton.
The other representatives are Kasey Marie LeClair from North Henderson High School, Carmen Elizabeth Cunningham from East Henderson High School, Margaret Anne Dillon and Alaina Nichole English from Hendersonville High School and Megan LeeAnn Raxter from West Henderson High School.