For the past nine years the Ratzlaff Legacy Foundation has awarded scholarships to local students in honor of Ben Ratzlaff and U.S. Navy SEAL Tom Ratzlaff. Each year recipients are selected based on their responses to an application, essay questions, and submitted resume.This year’s winners of the Ratzlaff Legacy Memorial Scholarship are Abby Smith and Eve Linz. Abby is a graduate of Green Forest High School and plans to study Health Information Management at Arkansas Tech University. Eve is a Berryville High School graduate and plans to attend University of Central Arkansas to study Elementary Education. This year the Ratzlaff Determination Scholarship is being awarded to Gage Lowe of Green Forest. The determination scholarship is given to a student who has shown perseverance, dedication and determination in his current studies and future goals. Gage will be attending University of Arkansas in the fall where he plans to pursue a career in the medical field.