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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          NEWS SERVICES
210 Pittsboro Street, Campus Box 6210
Chapel Hill, NC  27599-6210
(919) 962-2091   FAX: (919) 962-2279


For immediate use

Feb. 26, 2004 -- No. 103

2004 Morehead Scholars
to be announced March 5

Winners of year 2004 Morehead Scholarships to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will be announced at noon March 5. Just after noon, UNC News Services will send a news release to the Associated Press in Raleigh and post the release on News Services' Web site:

News Services will then email the release to as many news outlets as possible in the home counties of North Carolina winners. Winnersí photos will be on the Web for downloading, with Web addresses listed in the news release.

For a list of North Carolina finalists by home counties, see News Servicesí release No. 34, sent on Jan. 27, at

News editors and reporters with questions about the scholarship program may contact the Morehead Foundation at 919-962-1201. Those with questions about the release may contact L.J. Toler at News Services, 919-962-8589 or

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Contact: L.J. Toler, 919-962-8589,