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2018-2019 REACH Scholars Named

Valdosta Early College Academy is pleased to announce the 2018-2019 REACH Scholarship winners. They are: Perla Abad, Caldreonna Berrian, Samuel Hadley, Burnis Williams, and Kenneth Wright-Gross. The REACH Georgia Initiative is “a needs-based mentoring and scholarship program providing promising students the support to graduate from high school and achieve postsecondary success. Qualifying REACH Scholars will be awarded a financial scholarship upon graduating from high school. Students who complete the program requirements will receive a scholarship of up to $10,000 ($2,500 per year maximum) to be used towards the cost of attendance at a University System of Georgia (USG), Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG), or eligible privately postsecondary institution” (GA Futures, 2018). Congratulations, VECA scholars! Way to REACH!


Pictured (left to right): Dr. Todd Cason, Caldreonna Berrian, Samuel Hadley, Burnis Williams, Kenneth Wright-Gross, Perla Abad, Dr. Mae McKinney, and Dr. Johnnie Marshall