Kyla Brianne Darensbourg, of Zachary High School, is the recipient of the Educational Advancement Opportunity Scholarship from the Louisiana Legislative Women’s Caucus.

The $1,000 scholarship will be presented to Darensbourg at the ninth annual Women of Excellence Awards and Scholarships ceremony and reception at the Governor’s Mansion in Baton Rouge on May 24.

The awards were created in 2008 to recognize and honor the achievements and contributions of Louisiana women and girls who personify excellence in leadership, profession, academics, community service, character and integrity, according to a news release.