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Georgia Southern student awarded Georgia Power Scholarship

Kimberlee Beall, Georgia Power Scholarship recipient (Source: Georgia Power) Kimberlee Beall, Georgia Power Scholarship recipient (Source: Georgia Power)
STATESBORO, GA (WTOC) -

A Georgia Southern student was awarded a Georgia Power Scholarship to help fund her education.

Kimberlee Beall, an Exercise Science major, was one of 21 students statewide to receive a Georgia Power Scholarship worth $2,500 each.

The Georgia Power Scholarship Program was created by former Georgia Power and Southern Company President and CEO Bill Dahlberg. The program has provided scholarships for Georgia Power employees for more than 25 years.

Beall is the daughter of Georgia Power employee David Beall, who works at the Port Wentworth location.

The 2013 scholarship recipients were selected from nearly 170 applicants and were awarded based on academic achievement, leadership, character, integrity and school and community activities.

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