Four recent area high school graduates have each been chosen to receive a $1,000 scholarship from Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation.
Piedmont Electric Awards Scholarships
HILLSBOROUGH, NC, July 18, 2011– Four recent area high school graduates have each been chosen to receive a $1,000 scholarship from Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation.
The students were selected by an independent panel of judges based on their applications, scholastic achievement and extracurricular activities.
All of the recipients reside in homes served by Piedmont Electric.
This year’s winners include: Hannah Allison, Benjamin Darr, Michael Pratt and Louis Vaught.
Hannah is the daughter of Jackie and Tom Allison of Efland. A graduate of Orange High School, she plans to attend UNC-Chapel Hill.
Benjamin, son of Kathy and Douglas Darr of Timberlake, is a graduate of Roxboro Community School. He plans to attend N.C. State University.
Michael is the son of Dawn and David Pratt of Hillsborough. A graduate of Cedar Ridge High School, he also plans to attend N.C. State University.
Louis, son of Lynne Bresler and Mike Vaught of Chapel Hill, was graduated from Carrboro High School. He plans to attend Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Indiana.