WBA Awards First Scholarships
Abigail Becnel, Payton Dennis and Kristine Hoang, all 2012 Terrebonne High School graduates from Houma, were awarded academic scholarships at the June 7 meeting of the Women's Business Alliance of Houma. WBA funded two $1,000 scholarships, and Barbara Womack-Lirette of The Propriete Shoppe funded one scholarship of $1,000. The scholarships are awarded to females graduating from high school in Terrebonne, Lafourche or Assumption parish. Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 and be entering a Louisiana college or university. Pictured from left are Hoang, Dennis, Becnel and Womack-Lirette, who also serves as co-chair of the WBA Scholarship Committee.