Leslie Thornburg, Blue Springs, was recently awarded a $1,500 scholarship by the Education Foundation of the Western Chapter of the Missouri Society of Professional Engineers.

Leslie Thornburg, Blue Springs, was recently awarded a $1,500 scholarship by the Education Foundation of the Western Chapter of the Missouri Society of Professional Engineers.

Thornburg was selected based on her academic achievements and involvement in her community.

 She is a 2010 graduate of Blue Springs High School.