Amicalola EMC Scholarships
The largest crowd yet was on hand for the 2013 Amicalola EMC youth awards banquet held on March 21, 2013. Approx. 400 guests, including high school juniors and seniors, their parents, school administrators, Amicalola EMC board of directors and staff, watched as 121 scholarships were handed out to area students. CEO Charles Gibson and the board of directors awarded $113,750 in scholarships to students from Cherokee, Dawson, Gilmer, Lumpkin, and Pickens counties. All scholarships are funded using unclaimed property, in accordance with O.C.G.A. 44-12-236.
For additional information about the Amicalola EMC Scholarships program, contact Stacey Fields at 706-253-5287.
2013 Amicalola EMC Scholarship winners, shown with Stacey Fields, Director of Public Relations (standing, far left), Amicalola EMC Board members (seated left to right) Reggie Stowers, David Pierce, Travis Cline, Randall Ponder, John Bennett, Charles Fendley, Kathy Burt, James Bryan, Attorney Phil Landrum III, and Leon Davis. Charles Gibson, President/CEO standing far right.)