The Prescott Valley Leadership Association (PVLA) presented its eighth annual Leadership Scholarship to Ashlynn Rooney and Caroline Dixon on Aug. 1. PVLA presented both Ashlynn and Caroline with a $1,000 scholarship to pursue their post-secondary educational goals.

PVLA donates an annual scholarship to high school seniors that exemplify both educational rigor and community leadership.

“Along with strong grades and high test scores, these young women spend multiple hours each week volunteering in the community.

“Every year we meet exceptional students through this scholarship program and this year is no different,” said Scholarship Director Kyle Weirauch.

Ashlynn graduated from Tri-Cities Prep and will be attending the Arizona State University pursuing a degree in Psychology. Caroline graduated from Basis

and will be attending the University of Colorado in Boulder pursuing a degree in Engineering Physics.