Rickards Senior Wins $1,000 Grant for 'Teens & the Law' Program

Zenani D. Johnson
Posted at 1:15 PM, Jul 28, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-17 01:42:19-05

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) -- An area high school student is doing work that is certifiably awesome!

Zenani D. Johnson recently won a $1,000 grant from Awesome Tallahassee, a local chapter of the Awesome Foundation.

Johnson is a senior at Rickards High School, and the student government president. She's spent the last several years developing "Teens & the Law." This program promotes positive relationships between teens and law enforcement.

She hopes to use this grant money to spread the program beyond the Rickards High School walls.

The Awesome Foundation awards grants each month to do something "awesome in Tallahasse." For more information or how you can apply, click here.