BY KATHY ANDRAS AND LINDA HABERKORN, CO-CHAIRS
The response to the AVVA Better Chance Scholarship was overwhelming.
We had a total of twenty-one applications. This was the
most we have ever received. The scholarship committee of
Blanche Duggins, Arline Mabe, and Pat Newell reviewed the
applications and picked three recipients to receive the
The $1,000 scholarship was awarded to Laura
Perez from Hurst, Texas. She will be attending the University
of Arizona in August to work on a degree in Education and
English with a double major in Social Services.
also of Hurst, Texas, will receive the $750 scholarship.
She is an accomplished harp student, majoring in Music Performance
at the University of Arizona School of Music in Tucson.
AVVA $500 scholarship was awarded to Thomas Hall from Marietta,
Georgia. He will attend the University of Tennessee in the
fall, majoring in Business Administration.
to all. Thanks again to the Scholarship Committee for a job