The recipients are among the county’s brightest and most promising students. Numerous students from Cobb County applied for the scholarships and were interviewed by representatives of both organizations. Of the candidates that advanced to the final round, nine students were chosen. The scholarship recipients include Bria Edwards of Pebblebrook High School, Andrea Evans of Campbell High, Isatta Feika of Pebblebrook, Jazmine Griffin of Kennesaw Mountain High, Terrylin Kinard of Campbell High, Renee Metelus of Campbell, Anika Mitchell of Campbell, Kesiena Ubidi of Kennesaw Mountain and Raigon Wilson of Marietta High.
These students are leaders in their respective schools. Their participation in student organizations and distinguished honors, such as Outstanding Seniors, Who’s Who among American High School Students, and Commencement Speakers, truly make them the best selections to receive the financial assistance for their college careers.