DENISON — A total of $142,500 in scholarships was awarded to students in the Grayson County area through Ruiz 4 Kids scholarship program.

“We are thrilled to assist in the continued education of local high school and college students,” Rebeckah Flanagan of Ruiz 4 Kids said. “We could not be more excited at our ability to award such a large amount to children in our community and help them achieve their dream of higher education. Ruiz 4 Kids looks forward to witnessing their achievements.”

Van Alstyne High School students who were awarded scholarships are:

Angelica Botello

Lauren Frey

Bailee Glenn

Chloe Houston

Bryan Jackson

Bobbie Kellum

Shelby Litzkow

Michael McCullough

William Landon Pardee

Hannah Taylor

Caitlin Weaver

Megan Wood

All scholarship dollars are raised via the Louis F. Ruiz Golf Invitational.