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Awards for 2018-2019 College Year
Number of educational & scholarship awards: 150
Total value of scholarships & awards: $250,000
AWARDS
   Award Description Recipient(s)
Margaret & Harold Long Horizon AwardProvides an award to an AES 6th grade student and then a scholarship upon graduation from Attica High School if pursing a post-high school education.Drew Mandeville (6th grade student), Gabby Story (Senior)
Outstanding Educator AwardProvides funding to award a grant, which acknowledges an educator who makes a difference in the Covington school system.
Robert L. Buser Service & Leadership AwardTo provide recognition of a student providing exemplary service and leadership to Covington High School.Joseph Crawley

SCHOLARSHIPS
   Scholarship Description Recipient(s)
4-H Shooting Sports ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded to a North or South Vermillion High School Senior who was involved in Shooting Sports in 4-H.Nolan Wilhite
Andrew "Drew" Swanson Welding ScholarshipFor graduates of Attica, Covington, Fountain Central, or Seeger High Schools and must also be a 2-year participant in the Bi-County Cooperative Welding Program.No applicants
Arista Jean Perry Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a Fountain Central High School graduate who exhibits strong leadership, character and conduct, must have a 2.0 GPA and/or is in the top half of their graduating class.Gabriel Shoemaker
Attica Alumni Association ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to an Attica High School senior pursuing a degree at a college or university.
Attica Class of 1954 ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to an Attica High School senior pursuing an education in a vocational field.
Attica Community Foundation ScholarshipProvides scholarships to AHS graduates based on academic performance, school activities and/or work or volunteerism, financial need, and a personal interview.Dustin Sullivan
Bill Werremeyer Memorial ScholarshipScholarship provided to one South Vermillion High School Senior attending a two or four year university and pursuing a degree or career in business or building trades.Adam Waldrop
Bradley Fishero Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a Fountain Central High School graduate.Bradley Howell, Rachel Lewis
Bradley W. Johnson Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to graduates of Attica High School or Seeger High School in alternating years.Trey Carlson
Braeden Hollowell Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a North Vermillion High School student who has participated in athletics and demonstrates good moral character and leadership qualities.Grace Vicars
Brandon Simmons ScholarshipFor students pursuing a degree in criminal justice, criminology, or law enforcement.Clay Clark
Bud Smith Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarsip to a Fountain Central High School graduate pursuing a degree in theology.No applicants
C.A.S.E. (Community of Attica Scholarship Endowment)Provides scholarships to Attica High School graduates pursuing post-secondary education.Nicole Brindle, Lukas Gayler, Mason Hartman
Carter H. & Olive E. Martin ScholarshipProvides a renewable scholarship to graduates of Attica High School with a 2.5 minimum GPA.Kaitlyn Tague, Cheyenne Godby (R), Sarah Emerick (R), Karrah Pattengale (R)
CentreBank ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to graduates of Fountain Central High School and Covington High School who are pursuing a degree in the business and/or finance field.Joseph Crawley
Christine Brunner - Good Citizen AwardProvides a scholarship to the Covington Middle School Good Citizen Award recipient upon graduation from high school.Briley Peyton (8th grade), A.J. Kline (Senior)
Class of 1933 Boyd-Lahti ScholarshipThis scholarship is open to all South Vermillion High School seniors pursuing a degree in education. Priority is given to those exhibiting financial needKylee Weyrauch
Class of 1978 ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a South Vermillion High School senior accepted to a two or four year program at an accredited college or university.April Colyer
Covington Alumni Scholarship FundProvides scholarships for Covington High School graduates that exhibit a financial need.Seth DeMoss
Covington Citizens' ScholarshipProvides funding for scholarships to graduates of Covington High School. Priority is given to students in the top 50% of the class.Tanner Cates, Clay Clark, Brooke Coffing, Hadley Coffing, Joseph Crawley, Abbey Davis, Seth DeMoss, Mary Goeppner, Blake Hall, Emma Holycross, Carson Keller, A.J. Kline, Taylor Koch, Phineas McCarty, Elainy McCoy, Carson Orlea, Maddy Merigo, Samantha Perkins, Caleb Stalcup, Halle Vincent
Covington Community Foundation Book Reimbursement ProgramAwarded for financial support of book and equipment expenses to Covington High School graduates. Twelve students who were Covington finalists for the Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship are eligible for $600/year for four years. All other Covington graduates in a four-year degree program are eligible for $400/year for three years. Those Covington graduates in a two-year degree or vocational program are eligible for $200/semester for three semesters.Rylee Brown, Joseph Crawley, Abbey Davis, Seth DeMoss, Mary Goeppner, Carson Keller, A.J. Kline, Elainy McCoy, Carson Orlea, Caleb Stalcup, Kyli Taylor, Halle Vincent, plus 40 renewals.
Covington Music Boosters ScholarshipsProvides scholarships to Covington High School graduates pursuing a major in a music related field.Mary Goeppner
Covington Volunteer Firefighter's Association ScholarshipProvides assistance to CHS students that have demonstrated a commitment to the community as well as their desire to continue their education in the "public service" field.Mary Goeppner, Caleb Stalcup
Dave Sanders Memorial ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Fountain Central High School pursuing a career in teaching.Lauren Bowling, Kristen Green, Krista Keeling, Rachel Lewis
Don & Georgeanna Ford Volleyball ScholarshipProvides funding for graduates from Covington High School who have lettered in girls varsity volleyball.Taylor Koch
Don Bonomo Memorial Optimist ScholarshipThis scholarship is provided to a South Vermillion High School Senior pursuing a degree in Business or Education at an Indiana college; the applicant must have a 3.0 and demonstrate leadership skills and a dedication to service.Rachel Luft
Dr. Clarence & Martha (Cates) Davan ScholarshipThe primary purpose of the scholarship is to provide financial assistance to students that need a hand up (financially) and exhibit a strong work ethic and are concerned about the needs of others (compassion). Students who meet this criteria and all other criteria are to be provided preference for the scholarship. The applicant(s) must have a minimum G.P.A. of 2.0.Seth DeMoss
Dr. James D. Fenters ScholarshipFor Attica High School graduates in the top 15% of the class. Must be active in school and community organizations.Kelly Poston (R)
E.P. Zell, Jr. Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a South Vermillion High School senior attending a four year college or university in the state of Indiana.April Colyer
Elouise J. Shade ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Fountain Central High School majoring in special education, music education, elementary education, or secondary education.Chyna Galloway
Evan Cork Model T ScholarshipFor Jackson Township residents pursuing a two- or four-year college or vocational trade school degree.Ashlynn Geigle, Rachel Lewis, Mason McCollum
Fountain County Tuition AssistanceProvides funding for qualified graduates from Fountain Central or Covington High School for the purchase of required instructional materials which are recommended for the specific courses that the student is taking.Carson Orlea, Alexander Thomas
Gene & Nona Martin ScholarshipProvides scholarships to students residing in Kingman or Mill Creek Township.Alexander Carson, Sheridan Carson, Macy Coles, Katelyn Duncan, Carolyn Lewis, Caitlin Rendon
George Curtis Green Memorial ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Attica High School pursuing a career in the field of education.Cassandra Shackelford
George K. Domeika Jr. Memorial ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded to a South Vermillion senior planning to obtain a degree in engineering or technology.Nathaniel Davis
H. Wilma Fisher Memorial ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Fountain Central High School pursuing a career in the Arts or Fine Arts.Rachel Lewis
Harold & WaStella VanDame ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to AHS graduates or a Attica area home-schooled students with emphasis on volunteer/community service and financial need.Olivia Martin
Harrison Steel ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to an Attica High School graduate attending a four-year Indiana college or university.Kaitlyn Tague
Hegarty Family Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a North Vermillion High School senior who lives in Vermillion County and is pursuing further education; consideration is given to S.A.T. scores and class rank.Austin Certain, Emily Hartman
Helen VanDorn Shelby ScholarshipAwards scholarships to graduates of Covington High School.Samantha Perkins
Herman & Genevieve Simmons ScholarshipProvides scholarships to students residing in Fulton and Mill Creek Townships in Fountain County.Alexander Carson, Sheridan Carson, Macy Coles, Brooke Coffing, Hadley Coffing, Madilyn Golia, Taylor Koch, Carolyn Lewis,Caitlin Rendon, Caleb Stalcup
Herman and Coriene White Family Technology ScholarshipScholarship provided to a South Vermillion High School Senior pursuing further education with the goal of a career in a trade or technical field.Caleb Panagouleas, Adam Voges
Herman and Coriene White Memorial Business ScholarshipScholarship provided to a South Vermillion High School Senior pursuing further education; consideration is given to career goals, achievements, and demonstration of leadership.Conner Dunegan, Megan Sexton
Herschel and Barbara Clark Athletic ScholarshipProvides an award to a student-athlete at Fountain Central High School who exhibits strong leadership, character, and sportsmanship. Must rank in the top 1/3 of the class.Hattie Duncan
Hoffman Aesculapian ScholarshipProvides funding for graduates of Covington High School pursuing a degree in medicine or nursing.Zayne Baker, Hadley Coffing, Regan Foster, Madison Hanson, Dailyn Hardy, Mariah Kagels, A.J. Kline, Maddy Perigo, Caleb Stalcup, Macy Vail
Hoffman Trojan Scholars AwardProvides funding for scholarships to graduates of Covington High School.Brooke Coffing, Joseph Crawley
Horizon Bank ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a graduate of Attica High School pursuing post-secondary education.Kaitlyn Tague
IEA Construction and Engineering ScholarshipProvided to an American or Canadian dependent of an IEA employee, enrolled full-time at a four-year college or university with a 2.8 GPA or higher and planning on obtaining a degree in Construction.Trevor Bontrager
Jack Hunter Memorial ScholarshipProvides a one-time scholarship to a graduate of Covington High School who is pursuing higher education at Indiana State University. Priority given to students with a strong background in community/volunteer service and school/work (attendance).Mary Goeppner, Emma Holycross
Jackson Township ScholarshipProvides scholarships to Fountain Central High School students residing in Jackson Township.Ashylnn Geigle, Rachel Lewis, Mason McCollum
Jamie Lynn Stockdale Memorial ScholarshipProvides scholarships to Fountain Central High School graduates pursuing a career in health care.Bradley Howell, Brooke Nine
Jerri Purgason Memorial ScholarshipFor those seeking a career in the medical field. Priority given to college level upperclassmen.
Jerry W. Boles ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Attica High School or Attica residents pursuing a degree/career in the field of the care and protection of animals. However, if there are no qualified applicants, the award becomes available to other applicants.Kayla Herndon
Jessica E. Coats Memorial ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Attica, Covington and Fountain Central High Schools who are pursuing a career in Nursing.Ashleay Martin, Olivia Martin, Brooke Nine, Maddy Perigo
Jim & Martha Wallace ScholarshipAwards scholarships to graduates of Covington High School who plan on attending Danville Area Community College and study music.Blake Hall
Joseph W. Harrison III ScholarshipProvides a one-time scholarship to an AHS graduate who ranks in the top 25% of the class based upon academic performance, financial need, and volunteer service.Liberty Rasmussen
Joshua E. Witsman Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a CHS graduate who exhibits financial need, has a minimum 3.0 GPA, is pursing a vocational trade career pathway (welding or auto mechanics), conservation officer, veterinary medicine or a teaching career.Carson Keller
Judith Woodrow Memorial ScholarshipProvides scholarships to Covington High School graduates who attend the Covington United Methodist Church and major in teacher education.Emma Holycross
Keith & Steven Barnhart ScholarshipProvides support for a scholarship for an Attica High School graduate.
Kevin L. & Marilyn M. Woodrow ScholarshipAwards scholarships to graduates of Covington High School in the top half of their graduating class.Seth DeMoss
Kirk Gentrup Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to senior athletes at North Vermillion High School or the Wabash River Conference who demonstrate upstanding moral character.Megan Butts, Austin Certain, Hannah Collins, Katie Grube, Emily Hartman, Jacob Hill
Layton W. Hathaway Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship for a graduate of Fountain Central High School pursuing a vocational trade career pathway.Brandon Howell
Lilly Endowment Community ScholarshipProvides one full-tuition scholarship to a graduate of a Fountain and Vermillion County accredited high school.Gabby Story (Fountain), Halea Chubb (Vermillion)
Lilly Interview FinalistProvides a scholarship to students selected as finalists for the Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship. (Vermillion County only.)Audrey Ellis, Lily Nungester, Grace Vickers, Jailyn Walters
Malcolm C. Spencer, M.D. ScholarshipProvides funding for graduates of Fountain Central or Covington High School pursuing a degree in medicine or nursing.Elainy McCoy, Shay Oakley
Margaret Bates Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to applicants from South Vermillion High School pursuing a degree in education at an Indiana college or university, with a 3.0 GPA or better.Mallory Clarkston
Marguerite Smith Norman ScholarshipProvides funding for graduates of Attica High School pursuing a career in the field of education.Cassandra Shackelford
Marvin & Dorothy Bodine ScholarshipFor Covington High School students pursuing a two- or four-year degree with preference to students entering into the teaching field.Abbey Davis
Mary Patrick Ralph ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a North Vermillion Senior wishing to continue their education. Consideration is given to community service and community achievement, as well as 4-h involvement.Allison Bailey
MasterGuard Community ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Attica, Covington or Fountain Central High School who are pursuing a degree in automotive technology or engineering.Mason McCollum
Melinda Baratto Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to an applicant pursuing a degree in Health Sciences.Hope Grange
Mellott Community Bible Church ScholarshipProvides funds to award scholarships to graduates of an accredited area high school. Priority will be given to individuals who are members of the Mellott Community Bible Church.Announced in the summer
Mike Costello Memorial ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded to a senior at South Vermillion High School who participated in athletics and is pursuing a degree in education at Indiana State University.Rachel Luft
Naomi Strader ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to graduates of Attica High School pursuing a career in the field of education. However, in the event there are no education major applicants, the award becomes available to other applicants. Must rank in the top 1/3 of the graduating class.Cassandra Shackelford
Nathan T. Allen ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to an outstanding Covington High School baseball player who lettered for three years and exhibits strong leadership, character and sportsmanship.A.J. Kline
Paul G. Ingersoll ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Fountain Central High School in their second year of college.Laine Frazee
Paula J. Morrison Memorial ScholarshipThis scholarship is provided to a Southmont High School senior attending an Indiana college or university for education.Patrick Scheidler
Pearce R. & Alice J. McKinney ScholarshipFor Fountain Central High School graduates pursuing a two- or four-year college or vocational trade school degree.Hannah Hudson
Perrysville Legacy ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a North Vermillion senior from Highland Township with a 3.0 GPA or higher who wishes to continue their education.Jesse Clark
Peter J. Marietta ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a North or South Vermillion High School senior planning to enter a Pre-Law course of study or obtain a degree in Mathematics.Jailyn Walters
Potawatomi Festival ScholarshipFor those who exhibit leadership qualities and/or skills in school, community or church activities.Briana Dobbels, Lukas Gayler
Rafferty Memorial ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Fountain Central High School residing in the Hillsboro area.Erin Grubb
Ralph & Nancy Tillotson, II ScholarshipProvides scholarships for graduates of Attica High School pursuing a degree in an agriculture related field.No applicants
Ray S. Shew Memorial Math ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a South Vermillion High School senior planning to pursue a four year degree in math or a math-related field.Chase Glass
Raymond & Mildred DeSutter ScholarshipFor an Attica High School graduate with strong leadership skills, excellent scholarship effort, athletic talent, and exemplary citizenship characteristics.Kaitlyn Tague
Reagan & Hazel Mallett ScholarshipProvides a scholarship for an Attica, Covington or Fountain Central High School graduate majoring in agribusiness operations or agriculture economics.Laine Frazee
Richard Ashton ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a Covington High School graduate.Phineas McCarty
Richard H. Newport Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a South Vermillion senior pursuing a degree in math or a math-related field.Rachel Luft
Rick Williams Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to an area high school graduate. Children and grandchildren of Old National and Old National Trust employees supersede other eligible applicants.Jasmine Norman, Liberty Rasmussen, Halle Vincent
Robert E. & Barbara J. Nehemiah Brown Memorial ScholarshipApplicants must be graduates of Attica High School.Dustin Sullivan
Shirley Moore ScholarshipThis scholarship is provided to a North Vermillion High School senior planning to study education and demonstrating a positive impact in school and community.Katelyn Foncannon
Southeast Fountain ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Fountain Central High School who exhibit a financial need and have at least a 2.75 GPA.Sheridan Carson, Carolyn Lewis
Steel Grip ScholarshipProvides scholarships to Covington High School or Fountain Central High School graduates furthering their education. Children and grandchildren of Steel Grip employees supersede all other candidates.Josh Allen, Kierstyn Hinkle, Savannah Krout, Morgan Sewell, Tara Woolwine
Susan Fischer Memorial 4-H ScholarshipFor 10-year members of 4-H who are graduates of Attica, Covington or Fountain Central High School.Awarded during the 4-H Fair
Susie McLain ScholarshipScholarship is open to all North Vermillion High School seniors 0nly from Eugene Township pursuing a career in education (especially elementary education). The applicant must have a GPA of 2.5 or better.Alexis Bromley
TM & LR Memorial Medical ScholarshipOnly current freshman college students are eligible to apply for this scholarship with the award being payable for second year tuition expenses. The primary purpose of the scholarship is to provide one-time financial assistance to students in the following Health Professions: Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy or Optometry.Alyssa Fairchild
Tony Neumayr ScholarshipAwards a scholarship to Attica High School graduates who have participated in at least two varsity sports in high school.
Vermillion County Farm Bureau-James Chambers ScholarshipThis scholarship can be awarded to any Vermillion County resident pursuing further education at a college or trade school, given they have at least one year of membership at Farm Bureau.Keaton Cheesewright, Audrey Ellis
VFW Post 2395 ScholarshipSelection priority is given to applicant(s) who are the children and/or grandchildren of members of VFW Post 2395 or VFW Post 2395 Auxiliary located in Covington.Tanner Cates
Wade C. Harrison ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to an Attica High School graduate attending a four-year Indiana college or university.Dustin Sullivan
Wildcat ScholarshipThe recipient has attended South Vermillion High School for four years, maintaining a minimum 2.5 GPA; the applicant is also accepted and is a full-time student at a two or four year college or university.Jeremiah Arakaki-Lemmon, Audrey Ellis



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