Comcast Scholarship Winner
Model senior receives Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship
Posted on 03/05/2014
Laura GrabenLaura Graben, a senior at Model High School, has been selected as a 2014 Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship program recipient.  The scholarship is a $1,000 award from the Comcast Foundation to be used next school year at a college or university.

Graben has a 4.0 GPA as a student in the Honors Preparatory program at Model High.  She has earned many academic honors including course awards in Honors Biology, Spanish III, Honors American Literature, Honors World History, Honors Chemistry, AP Calculus and AP World History.  She won the excellence in Anatomy and Physiology award and has been inducted into the National Honors Society. Graben was selected for the Governor's Honors program in math at the local and state level as a sophomore and junior.  She is in the Model SAT/ACT 1700 Club, represents the school on the Student Advisory Board, served as Key Club vice-president as a junior and president as a senior, and was selected as the Optimist Student of the Month for September, 2013.  

Graben is also active in the sports program at Model.  She is on the girl's soccer team, cross country team, and the volleyball team.

Accomplishments inside the classroom and in extracurricular activities have earned Graben early admission status at the University of Georgia.