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United Southeast Federal Credit Distributes Annual 
Scholarships to Area High School Seniors

Johnson City Press • Updated May 29, 2020 at 10:25 AM

BRISTOL – United Southeast Federal Credit Union recently announced the winners of their annual scholarships.

Sara Grubb of Unaka High School, Joseph Hewa of HomeLife Academy, Casey Martin of Lebanon High School and Mabel Olsen and Rachel Trivette both of Sullivan East High School received $1,000 each toward the higher education institution of their choice.

Each year for 20 years, students have been chosen based upon community involvement, a written essay and academic achievement. The student must be a graduating senior and a member of the credit union. 

Sara Grubb plans to attend Milligan University and major in occupational therapy. While at Unaka High School, she was a member of the Key Club, National Honor Society and Beta Club.

Joseph Hewa and Rachel Trivette plan to attend East Tennessee State University. Hewa will major in physics. He is a member of the Boy Scouts and a volunteer at Small Miracles Therapeutic Equestrian Center. Trivette was a member of the National Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theda, Food Pantry & Raceway Ministries Volunteer.

Casey Martin will attend Carson Newman and will major in physical therapy. Martin was a member of the National Honor Society, Buddy Club and is a Lebanon Lifesaving Crew Volunteer.

Mabel Olson will attend Tennessee Tech University. She was a member of the Student Council, National Honor Society, Beta Club, Mu Alpha Theda, and participated in Skills USA CAD.