Three Sycamore High School graduated seniors each received a $1,000 college scholarship from Cumberland Electric Membership Corporation’s Senior Scholarship Program.

This year’s recipients are: Bracey Hughes (Austin Peay State University), Presley Rochelle (Austin Peay State University) and Petra Sellars University of Tennessee, Knoxville).

Students were required to submit two letters of recommendation and write 300-word essays describing what they look forward to most about attending college and how scholarships will help them complete their educational goals.

CEMC awarded a total of 12 scholarships to senior students throughout the cooperative’s five-county service area this year.

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