Nathaniel Payne

Nathaniel Payne of Blairsville, Georgia recognized by USAA

Nathaniel Jay Payne, a student at Union County Middle School , recently won the United States Achievement Academy 's USAA National Honor Student Award. Only a select number of students across America are recognized for achieving honor roll status.

Nathaniel receives exclusive USAA membership and is eligible for a cash grant each year he remains in school on honor roll status. The grants are awarded in amounts up to $10,000.

Nathaniel will appear in the United States Achievement Academy 's Official Yearbook which is published nationally. "Recognizing and supporting our youth is more important than ever before in America 's history. Certainly, United States Achievement Academy winners should be congratulated and appreciated for their dedication to excellence and achievement," said Dr. George Stevens, Founder of the United States Achievement Academy .

Nathaniel is the son of Melvin and Alice Payne of Blairsville, Georgia. The grandparents are Ernest and Virginia Payne of Blairsville and Al and Margaret Patterson of Ducktown, Tennessee.

The USAA National Honor Student Awards provide honor students with many benefits and services and is a great tribute to a student's dedication, talent, and ability. Family and friends would like to take this opportunity to congratulate Nathaniel on his success.