Custom Fundraising Solutions of Louisiana awarded its first Scholarship of Excellence to Courtney Tassin, a 2014 East Ascension High School graduate.
Custom Fundraising Solutions of Louisiana is a Lafayette-based company that works with schools in the Acadiana and surrounding areas.
More than 4,000 graduating seniors were eligible for the scholarship, a news release from the company said.
A panel of judges comprising business owners, executives and teachers from around South Louisiana chose the recipient of the $1,000 cash scholarship. The award was based on excellence, team work, moral character, willingness to help others and scholastic achievement, the release said.