Yaluba Conteh is the Independence High School PTSA Scholarship recipient for the 2008-2009 school year. Yaluba is a senior and will receive a $500 PTSA scholarship to be used toward college. He would like to pursue a bachelors degree in Counseling Psychology. He has a 3.5577 grade point average and has applied to UNC Charlotte, UNC Greensboro, UNC Pembroke, Wingate University and Western Carolina. He and his parents have been apart of the PTSA for at least two years. His teachers and school counselor gave him a very high recommendation.