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Congressman Johnson announces 2014 winners of CBCF scholarships

Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) announced the winners of the 2014 Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Spouses Education Scholarships.

The five winners hail from across the Fourth Congressional District – parts of DeKalb, Gwinnett, Newton and all of Rockdale County – represented by Johnson. Since 2007, Rep. Johnson has awarded more than $350,000 in college scholarships to deserving Fourth District students.

The five winners are: John Adeyemi, a graduate of Redan High School in Stone Mountain who attends the University of Georgia; Marcus Byrd, a graduate of Chamblee High School who attends Georgetown University in Washington, D.C.; Briana Clark, a graduate of Alcovy High School in Covington who attends the University of Georgia; Aliyah Miller, a graduate of Shiloh High School in Snellville who attends Spelman College in Atlanta; and John Washington, a graduate of Greenforest McCalep Christian Academy in Decatur who attends Penn State University in State College, PA.

The CBC Spouses Education Scholarships are awarded to students pursuing a full-time undergraduate or graduate education. Recipients are selected by volunteers in the district offices of the members of the CBC. Scholarship amounts vary.


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