2023 AABE Florida/Duke Energy Foundation High School Scholarship Winners

Catherine Nollie (Computer Science, Winter Park (hometown), Edgewater HS, attending Columbia University) – $1,000
– 3.86 GPA
– Kode with Klossy Scholar, Pearls in Tech, Teen Tech, Boss Up Empowerment Conference
– OCPS Student Roundtable, Upward Bound
– Tutoring , Weightlifting Team, Chorus


Joshuah Otu (Chemistry, Tampa (hometown), King HS, attending USF) – $1,000
– 3.76 GPA 
– LUV Michael, Church volunteer
– Varsity Basketball


Zion Harris (Chemical Engineering, Orlando (hometown), Jones HS, attending NC A&T) – $1,000
– 3.49 GPA
– Volunteer Income Tax Assistant, Jones High School Science Club, Math Tutor, Coding, Successfully Ran a Small Business
– Beta Club , Swim Team, Morehouse Orlando Upward Bound, Boy Scouts, Parramore Kids Zone
– Science Club Champion, Co-Captain Swim Team


Jaedon Benbow (Atmospheric/Meteorology, Winter Garden (hometown), West Orange HS, attending Florida Institute of Technology ) – $1,000
– 3.88 GPA
– Habitat for Humanity volunteer for 3 months
– 2 years in tabletop club in high school. Senior member


±Jordan Norwood (Mathematics, Groveland (hometown), Lake Virtual HS, Accepted to Indiana East University (Online)) – $1,000
– 3.57 GPA
– Cornerstone Hospice / Mike Conley Hospice House, Greater Tampa Chapter of Jack & Jill, Lake County STEAM Olympics, NAACP
– National Honor Society, National Beta Club, Lake County Virtual School – Student Advisory Committee, Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society