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Awards for 2016-2017 College Year
Number of educational & scholarship awards: 153
Total value of scholarships & awards: $350,000
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.Kate Van Hyfte
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.Katie Crawley

SCHOLARSHIPS
   Scholarship Description Recipient(s)
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.Chynna Yager
Attica Alumni Association ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to an Attica High School senior pursuing a degree at a college or university.Sarah Emerick, Kelly Poston
Attica Class of 1954 ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to an Attica High School senior pursuing an education in a vocational field.Andrew Mason
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.Katherine Poston
Robert E. & Barbara J. Nehemiah Brown Memorial ScholarshipApplicants must be graduates of Attica High School.Kelly Poston
Bradley Fishero Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a Fountain Central High School graduate.Jordan Lindquist, Abigail Moore
Bradley W. Johnson Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to graduates of Attica High School or Seeger High School in alternating years.Bailey Filipiak
Brandon Simmons ScholarshipFor students pursuing a degree in criminal justice, criminology, or law enforcement.Pending
Bud Smith Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarsip to a Fountain Central High School graduate pursuing a degree in theology.No recipients in 2016
Carter H. & Olive E. Martin ScholarshipProvides a renewable scholarship to graduates of Attica High School with a 2.5 minimum GPA.Sarah Emerick, Karrah Pattengale (R), Justin Harmeson (R)
C.A.S.E. (Community of Attica Scholarship Endowment)Provides scholarships to Attica High School graduates pursuing post-secondary education.Alexis Burris, Hunter Eads, Sarah Emerick, Bailey Filipiak, Andrew Mason, Ray Martinez, Katelyn Mickle, Kelly Poston, Adam Snider
Central National Bank ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a graduate of Attica High School pursuing post-secondary education.Kelly Poston
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.Jansen Applegate, Cacy Zeller
Bud Smith Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarsip to a Fountain Central High School graduate pursuing a degree in theology.No recipients in 2016
Carter H. & Olive E. Martin ScholarshipProvides a renewable scholarship to graduates of Attica High School with a 2.5 minimum GPA.Sarah Emerick, Karrah Pattengale (R), Justin Harmeson (R)
C.A.S.E. (Community of Attica Scholarship Endowment)Provides scholarships to Attica High School graduates pursuing post-secondary education.Alexis Burris, Hunter Eads, Sarah Emerick, Bailey Filipiak, Andrew Mason, Ray Martinez, Katelyn Mickle, Kelly Poston, Adam Snider
Central National Bank ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a graduate of Attica High School pursuing post-secondary education.Kelly Poston
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.Jansen Applegate, Cacy Zeller
Christine Brunner - Good Citizen AwardProvides a scholarship to the Covington Middle School Good Citizen Award recipient upon graduation from high school.Ella Martin (8th grade), Mariah Kagels (Senior)
Covington Alumni Scholarship FundProvides scholarships for Covington High School graduates that exhibit a financial need.Awards begin in 2017
Covington Citizens' ScholarshipProvides funding for scholarships to graduates of Covington High School. Priority is given to students in the top 50% of the class.Brook Ahrens, Courtney Asbury, Adam Carpenter, Reese Bodine, Kyle Cates, Mallory Chapman, Macie Cooper, Katie Crawley, Peyton Cuttrell, Rebecca DeMoss, Samantha Duncan, Ryan Fletcher, Kennedy Fye, Mariah Kagels, Kacie Lopez, Luke Martin, Kylie Myers, Storie Nickle Lauren Paddock, Hadley Rennick, Hanna Spoden, Jordan Richardson, Courtney Root, Addison Taylor, Macy Vail
Covington Band Boosters Scholarships Provides scholarships to Covington High School graduates pursuing a major in a music related field.Nash Link
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.Morgan Brown, Katie Crawley, Rebecca DeMoss, Mariah Kagels, Kenedie Krout, Elizabeth Wilson, Macy Vail, Alexis Hetrick, Macie Cooper, Joshua Allen, Kyle Cates, Mallory Chapman, plus 40 renewals
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.Adam Carpenter, Mariah Kagels
Dave Sanders Memorial ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Fountain Central High School pursuing a career in teaching.No recipient in 2016
Don & Georgeanna Ford Volleyball ScholarshipProvides funding for graduates from Covington High School who have lettered in girls varsity volleyball.Courtney Root
Elouise J. Shade ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Fountain Central High School majoring in special education, music education, elementary education, or secondary education.Hannah Gayler
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.Taylor Bone, Rebecca DeMoss
Gene & Nona Martin ScholarshipProvides scholarships to students residing in Kingman or Mill Creek Township.Brandon Edmiston, Dalton Griffin, Destiny Hay, Brandon Hehmann, Logan Stewart, Lauren Tooker, Chynna Yager, Clayton Corey (R)
George Curtis Green Memorial ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Attica High School pursuing a career in the field of education.Katelyn Mickle
H. Wilma Fisher Memorial ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Fountain Central High School pursuing a career in the Arts or Fine Arts.Doug Keeling (R)
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.Morgan Haddock
Harrison Steel ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to an Attica High School graduate attending a four-year Indiana college or university.Alexis Burris
Helen VanDorn Shelby ScholarshipAwards scholarships to graduates of Covington High School.Morgan Conrad, Jordan Hunley
Herman & Genevieve Simmons ScholarshipProvides scholarships to students residing in Fulton and Mill Creek Townships in Fountain County.Brooke Ahrens, Dalton Griffen, Destiny Hay, Brandon Hehmann, Lauren Tooker, Logan Stewart
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.Clare McGrady
Hoffman Aesculapian ScholarshipProvides funding for graduates of Covington High School pursuing a degree in medicine or nursing.Courtney Asbury, Macie Cooper, Kennedy Fye, Mariah Kagels, Kylie Myers, Courtney Root, Macy Vail, Madison Booe (R), Kali Dixon (R), Regan Foster (R)
Hoffman Trojan Scholars AwardProvides funding for scholarships to graduates of Covington High School.Kennedie Krout, Conner Phelps
Ian Claypool Hero ScholarshipAwards a grant to a CHS student who is pursuing a human health care career in the areas of nursing, medicine, or a medical technology field.Lauren Paddock
Jack Hunter Memorial ScholarshipProvides a one-time scholarship to a graduate of Covington High School who are pursuing higher education at Indiana State University. Priority given to students with a strong background in community/volunteer service and school/work (attendance).Hanna Spoden
Jackson Township ScholarshipProvides scholarships to Fountain Central High School students residing in Jackson Township.Aaron Clore, Kolby Curtis, Michaela Harrison
Jamie Lynn Stockdale Memorial ScholarshipProvides scholarships to Fountain Central High School graduates pursuing a career in health care.Abigail Moore, Lauren Tooker
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
Jerri Purgason Memorial ScholarshipFor those seeking a career in the medical field. Priority given to college level upperclassmen.Macie Cooper
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.Alyssa Karlson
Jessica E. Coats Memorial ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Attica, Covington and Fountain Central High Schools who are pursuing a career in Nursing.Bailey Filipiak, Jordan Lindquist, Macy Vail
Jim & Martha Wallace ScholarshipAwards scholarships to graduates of Covington High School who plan on attending Danville Area Community College and study music.Luke Martin
John W. Donovan Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a graduate of Fountain Central High School who is in the top 25% of the senior class and exhibits strong leadership, character and conduct.No recipients in 2016
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.Katherine Poston
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.Addison Taylor
Judith Woodrow Memorial ScholarshipProvides scholarships to Covington High School graduates who attend the Covington United Methodist Church and major in teacher education.Katie Crawley
Keith & Steven Barnhart ScholarshipProvides support for a scholarship for an Attica High School graduate.Alicia Rhymer
Kevin L. & Marilyn M. Woodrow ScholarshipAwards scholarships to graduates of Covington High School in the top half of their graduating class.Samantha Duncan
Layton W. Hathaway Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship for a graduate of Fountain Central High School pursuing a vocational trade career pathway.Brandon Hehmann
Lilly Endowment Community ScholarshipProvides one full-tuition scholarship to a graduate of a Fountain County accredited high school.Carly Stoll, Amit Shah (R), Delainey Spragg (R), Eric Stull (R)
Malcolm C. Spencer, M.D. ScholarshipProvides funding for graduates of Fountain Central or Covington High School pursuing a degree in medicine or nursing.Taryn DePugh, Mariah Kagels
Marguerite Smith Norman ScholarshipProvides funding for graduates of Attica High School pursuing a career in the field of education.Alexis Burris
MasterGuard Community ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Attica, Covington or Fountain Central High School who are pursuing a degree in automotive technology or engineering.Brandon Edmiston
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.To be announced
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.Alexis Burris
Nathan T. Allen ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to an outstanding Covington High School baseball player that lettered for three years and exhibits strong leadership, character and sportsmanship.Peyton Cuttrell
Paul G. Ingersoll ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Fountain Central High School in their second year of college.Jacob Brown (R), Elizabeth Weaver (R)
Potawatomi Festival ScholarshipFor those who exhibit leadership qualities and/or skills in school, community or church activities.Morgan Haddock, Tristian Wellmaker
Rafferty Memorial ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Fountain Central High School residing in the Hillsboro area.Taylor Bone
Ralph & Nancy Tillotson, II ScholarshipProvides scholarships for graduates of Attica High School pursuing a degree an agriculture related field.Adam Snider
Reagan & Hazel Mallett ScholarshipProvides a scholarship for an Attica, Covington or Fountain Central High School graduate majoring in agribusiness operations or agriculture economics.Jared Cates (R)
Richard Ashton ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a Covington High School graduate.Hadley Rennick
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.Logan Estes, Margaret Mroczkiewicz, Katherine Poston, Sarah Coffing (R), Cody Hoagland (R)
Southeast Fountain ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Fountain Central High School who exhibit a financial need and have at least a 2.75 GPA.Awards begin in 2017
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.Joshua Allen, Jacob DeZarn, Tyler Starkey
Susan Fischer Memorial 4-H ScholarshipFor 10-year members of 4-H who are graduates of Attica, Covington or Fountain Central High School.Adam Snider
Tony Neumayr ScholarshipAwards a scholarship to Attica High School graduates who have participated in at least two varsity sports in high school.Sarah Emerick, Adam Snider
Wade C. Harrison Scholarship Provides a scholarship to an Attica High School graduate attending a four-year Indiana college or university. Ray Martinez



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