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Chattahoochee Tech Foundation scholarship award recipients were honored at an awards luncheon at the Chattahoochee Tech North Metro Campus in Acworth Friday, April 12.

The Chattahoochee Tech Foundation honored the recipients of 53 different scholarships at an awards luncheon Friday, April 12, at the North Metro Campus in Acworth.

“We are very grateful for the generosity of our scholarship donors,” said Chattahoochee Foundation Board of Trustees Chairman Jason Anavitarte of Paulding County.

“Through their support, they are helping to make education an affordable reality for students at Chattahoochee Technical College,” he said.

The total value of the scholarships was $90,800 with awards ranging from $500 to $2,500, said Chattahoochee Technical College Advancement Coordinator Amanda Henderson.

“The 84 winners represent a wide variety of programs at Chattahoochee Tech, and they will be able to use the scholarships to advance their educational and career goals,” Henderson said.

West Georgia recipients included:

AAUW of Cobb County Scholarship

Aimee Abernathy, of Bartow County

AT&T Scholarship

Beth Costello, of Paulding County

Vicki Wisecup, of Paulding County

Billy Askea Endowed Scholarship

Cassie Keeling, of Douglas County

C&W Services Industrial Maintenance Annual Scholarship

Samuel Maina, of Bartow County

Cleo Ingram Scholarship of Nursing

Breanna Cooper, of Paulding County

Debbie Daly Memorial Scholarship

Rafael Garate, of Paulding County

Ed Voyles Automotive Group Scholarship

Alex Cote, of Douglas County

Georgia Power Endowed Scholarship

Qisean Roach, of Paulding County

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Endowed Scholarship

Simrendeep Purewal, of Bartow County

Isaac Shadare, of Paulding County

North Georgia Staffing Scholarship

Sylvia Kirechu, of Paulding County

Rotary Club of Paulding Scholarship

Christopher Kattner, of Paulding County

Julie Mullenix, of Paulding County

Richard Omari, of Paulding County

Rotary Club of South Cobb Scholarship

Mariette Ferrier, of Douglas County

Suggs Endowed Scholarship

Matthew Wright, of Bartow County

Tara Drummond Memorial Scholarship

Kayla Tipton, of Bartow County

Tim B. Clower/GreyStone Power Scholarship

Camille Blevins, of Paulding County

Wanda Danette Stokes Spann Scholarship

Sadina Russell, of Paulding County

Scholarship winners competed against hundreds of student applicants throughout the college, according to Henderson. The college’s Board of Trustees scored the recipients, and then the top applicants were matched with the appropriate scholarship. In addition to meeting the special criteria for certain scholarships, applicants must meet specific GPA requirements, demonstrate financial need, and be enrolled for a specified number of credit hours.

For more information, visit www.ChattahoocheeTech.edu.

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