2020 Athens Area Scholarship Winners

Vivian Hilyard

Vivian Hilyard
Vocal, Oconee County High School

Oconee County High School senior Vivian Hilyard is a vocal talent extraordinaire. A Governor’s Honors Program semi-finalist in 2019, she was also accepted to the Oberlin Conservatory Vocal Academy for High School Students and the Boston University Tanglewood Institute last summer. She plans to major in Voice Performance at the Johns Hopkins Peabody Institute next year.

Caleb Land

Caleb Land
Instrumental, Prince Avenue Christian School

A talent musician, senior Caleb Land has served Prince Avenue Christian School as band captain for the past two years. Selected first chair trombone for Young Harris College Honor Band and Lee University Honor Band, Caleb has been inducted into Tri-M Music Honors Society in addition to his musical talents as an Eagle Scout.

Caleb McArthur

Caleb McArthur
Dance/Drama, North Oconee High School

A senior at North Oconee High School, Caleb McArthur is a multi-talented performer. A decorated honor thespian, Caleb was selected as Georgia’s 2017 and 2018 Region Best Actor for Region 4A in addition to participation in multiple school performances and clubs. He is currently auditioning for BFA in Musical Theatre programs throughout the country to continue his love of performing arts in college.

Shannon Lee

Shannon Lee
Visual, North Oconee High School

North Oconee High School senior Shannon Lee is a talented and awarded artist. Recipient of one Scholastic Gold Key and three Scholastic Silver Keys, Shannon is also a SCAD challenge design winner. She looks to major in communication design in college and to one day work in visual design for the film industry.