Heritage High School graduate Saulye Nichols was awarded North Georgia Electric Membership Corp.’s 2019 Howard Baker Memorial Scholarship for Catoosa County. Nichols will attend Georgia Institute of Technology this fall.

High school seniors who reside in households served by NGEMC are eligible to apply for the $1,000 scholarship, which is offered in partnership with Tennessee Valley Authority and named for former NGEMC board member Howard Baker.

NGEMC’s other 2019 Howard Baker Scholarship recipients include: Kayla Hutcherson, Armuchee High School; Savannah Bates, Coahulla Creek High School; Robert Sievers, LaFayette High School; Eli Brock, Armuchee High School; Olivia Forrest, Gordon Central High School; and Atteline Ridley, Murray County High School.

NGEMC is a member-owned electric cooperative serving Catoosa, Chattooga, Floyd, Gordon, Murray, Walker and Whitfield counties. NGEMC is an equal-opportunity provider and employer. To learn more about NGEMC and its scholarship programs, visit www.ngemc.com/education.