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.
The 2018 Apple Ambassador is Alivia Breanna Nix, who is a rising senior at North Henderson High School. Her parents are Tammy and Brent Nix. The Runner up is Sierra Dawn Lindsey from East Henderson High School. Her mother is Tonya Lindsey.
The 2019 Ambassador Application will be coming later this year, check back for more details.