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Awards for 2017-2018 College Year
Number of educational & scholarship awards: 103
Total value of scholarships & awards: $207,500
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.Hayden Galloway
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.Taylar Hanson

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.Taran Brown, Andy Holbert
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.Samuel Adams
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.Erin Grubb
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.Emma Cole, Peter Shoaf
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.Jacob Kruger
Bradley Fishero Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a Fountain Central High School graduate.Samuel Adams, Jacob Brown, Maggie Fishero
Bradley W. Johnson Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to graduates of Attica High School or Seeger High School in alternating years.Logan Harmeson
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.Joseph Culbreath, Alijah Rogers-Peterson
Brandon Simmons ScholarshipFor students pursuing a degree in criminal justice, criminology, or law enforcement.Luke Cooper
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.Bailey Bailiff, Emma Cole, Rebecca Shackelford
Carter H. & Olive E. Martin ScholarshipProvides a renewable scholarship to graduates of Attica High School with a 2.5 minimum GPA.Cheyenne Godby, Sarah Emerick (R), Justin Harmeson (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.Ava Coleman, Erin Grubb
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.Ava Coleman, Erin Grubb
Christine Brunner - Good Citizen AwardProvides a scholarship to the Covington Middle School Good Citizen Award recipient upon graduation from high school.Benton Berger (8th grade), Maddie Bolser (Senior)
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.Alyson Chaney
Clinton Lions Club Bondi ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a South Vermillion High School senior, with consideration given to involvement, courseload, and GPA/SAT/ACT scores.Taylor Mackey
Covington Alumni Scholarship FundProvides scholarships for Covington High School graduates that exhibit a financial need.Ava Coleman
Covington Band Boosters ScholarshipsProvides scholarships to Covington High School graduates pursuing a major in a music related field.Ashley Sigmon
Covington Citizens' ScholarshipProvides funding for scholarships to graduates of Covington High School. Priority is given to students in the top 50% of the class.Alicia Boyd, Stephanie Coffing, Ava Coleman, Jacob Eaton, Morgan Fletcher, Kelsey Hall, Haley Isom, Chase Noble, Adrienne Tuggle
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.Madeline Bolser, Alicia Boyd, Danny Brewer, Jacob Eaton, Ollie Pettit, Ryan Story, Alyssa Fairchild, Ali Pearman, Autumn Livengood, Alexandra VanVickle, Hayley Buesing, Taylar Hanson, 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.Chase Noble, Ollie Pettit
Dave Sanders Memorial ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Fountain Central High School pursuing a career in teaching.Riley Bolin, Krista Keeling, Kacey Webster
Don & Georgeanna Ford Volleyball ScholarshipProvides funding for graduates from Covington High School who have lettered in girls varsity volleyball.Madeline Bolser
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.Alyson Chaney
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.Shaelyn Kelley
Elouise J. Shade ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Fountain Central High School majoring in special education, music education, elementary education, or secondary education.No applicants
Evan Cork Model T ScholarshipFor Jackson Township residents pursuing a two- or four-year college or vocational trade school degree.Emily Andres, Cole Myers, Kacey Webster
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.Audrey Campbell, Morgan Fletcher
Gene & Nona Martin ScholarshipProvides scholarships to students residing in Kingman or Mill Creek Township.Katelyn Duncan, Austin Lewis, Mackenzie Link, Dalton Griffin (R), Lauren Tooker (R)
George Curtis Green Memorial ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Attica High School pursuing a career in the field of education.Bev Jones
George K. Domeika Jr. Memorial ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded to a South Vermillion senior planning to obtain a degree in engineering or technology.Alyson Chaney
H. Wilma Fisher Memorial ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Fountain Central High School pursuing a career in the Arts or Fine Arts.Abigail Estes
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.Logan Haddock
Harrison Steel ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to an Attica High School graduate attending a four-year Indiana college or university.Rebecca Shackelford
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.Sam Bridge
Helen VanDorn Shelby ScholarshipAwards scholarships to graduates of Covington High School.Ashley Sigmon, Will Taylor
Herman & Genevieve Simmons ScholarshipProvides scholarships to students residing in Fulton and Mill Creek Townships in Fountain County.Katelyn Duncan, Austin Lewis, Mackenzie Link, Alexandra Pearman
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.Kyle Kendrick, Taylor Mackey
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.Jacob Harrison, Samantha Brewer
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.Laine Frazee
Hoffman Aesculapian ScholarshipProvides funding for graduates of Covington High School pursuing a degree in medicine or nursing.Alyssa Fairchild, Alexandra Pearman
Hoffman Trojan Scholars AwardProvides funding for scholarships to graduates of Covington High School.Danny Brewer, Rachel Hegg
Horizon Bank ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a graduate of Attica High School pursuing post-secondary education.
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.Rachel Woolwine
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.Taylor Morgan
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).Luke Cooper
Jackson Township ScholarshipProvides scholarships to Fountain Central High School students residing in Jackson Township.Emily Andres, Cole Myers, Kacey Webster
Jamie Lynn Stockdale Memorial ScholarshipProvides scholarships to Fountain Central High School graduates pursuing a career in health care.Katelyn Duncan, Mackenzie Link
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.Brittany Bailiff
Jessica E. Coats Memorial ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Attica, Covington and Fountain Central High Schools who are pursuing a career in Nursing.Audrey Campbell, Madison Cooksey, Katelyn Duncan, Alexandra Pearman
Jim & Martha Wallace ScholarshipAwards scholarships to graduates of Covington High School who plan on attending Danville Area Community College and study music.Rachel Woolwine, Luke Martin (R)
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.Emma Cole
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.Marissa LaFoe
Judith Woodrow Memorial ScholarshipProvides scholarships to Covington High School graduates who attend the Covington United Methodist Church and major in teacher education.Alia Norwell
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.Autumn Livengood
Kirk Gentrup Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to senior athletes at North Vermillion High School or the Wabash River Conference who demonstrate upstanding moral character.Alijah Rogers-Peterson, Trent Zumwalt, Michaela Wickens, Madeline Bolser, Taylor Vauters
Layton W. Hathaway Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship for a graduate of Fountain Central High School pursuing a vocational trade career pathway.Holden Helms
Lilly Endowment Community ScholarshipProvides one full-tuition scholarship to a graduate of a Fountain County accredited high school.Olivia Woodrow, Carly Stoll (R), Amit Shah (R), Delainey Spragg (R)
Lilly Interview FinalistProvides a scholarship to students selected as finalists for the Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship. (Vermillion County only.)Ali Bazzani, Jacob Harrison, Alyson Chaney, Alijah Rogers-Peterson
Malcolm C. Spencer, M.D. ScholarshipProvides funding for graduates of Fountain Central or Covington High School pursuing a degree in medicine or nursing.Katelyn Duncan, Rachel Hegg
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.Skylar Gilman
Marguerite Smith Norman ScholarshipProvides funding for graduates of Attica High School pursuing a career in the field of education.Bev Jones
Marvin & Dorothy Bodine ScholarshipFor Covington High School students pursuing a two- or four-year degree with preference to students entering into the teaching field.Will Taylor
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.Mackenzi Lamb
MasterGuard Community ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Attica, Covington or Fountain Central High School who are pursuing a degree in automotive technology or engineering.Holden Helms
Melinda Baratto Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to an applicant pursuing a degree in Health Sciences.Madison Newburn
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
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.Skyler Gilman
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.Brittany Bailiff
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.Ollie Pettit
Paul G. Ingersoll ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Fountain Central High School in their second year of college.Dalton Griffin (R), Elizabeth Weaver (R)
Paula J. Morrison Memorial ScholarshipThis scholarship is provided to a Southmont High School senior attending an Indiana college or university for education.Anna Portwood
Pearce R. & Alice J. McKinney ScholarshipFor Fountain Central High School graduates pursuing a two- or four-year college or vocational trade school degree.Caleb Phillips
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.Sam Bridge
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.Alijah Rogers-Peterson
Potawatomi Festival ScholarshipFor those who exhibit leadership qualities and/or skills in school, community or church activities.Eli Merriman, Shea Rayburn
Rafferty Memorial ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Fountain Central High School residing in the Hillsboro area.Maggie Fishero
Ralph & Nancy Tillotson, II ScholarshipProvides scholarships for graduates of Attica High School pursuing a degree an agriculture related field.Owen Smyth
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.Taylor Mackey
Raymond & Mildred DeSutter ScholarshipFor an Attica High School graduate with strong leadership skills, excellent scholarship effort, athletic talent, and exemplary citizenship characteristics.Shea Rayburn
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.Ryan Story
Richard H. Newport Memorial ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to a South Vermillion senior pursuing a degree in math or a math-related field.Jacob Harrison
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.Emma Cole, Maggie Fishero, Alexandra VanVickle
Robert E. & Barbara J. Nehemiah Brown Memorial ScholarshipApplicants must be graduates of Attica High School.Emma Cole
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.Joseph Culbreath
Southeast Fountain ScholarshipProvides scholarships to graduates of Fountain Central High School who exhibit a financial need and have at least a 2.75 GPA.Dylan York
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.Savannah Krout, Sierra White
Susan Fischer Memorial 4-H ScholarshipFor 10-year members of 4-H who are graduates of Attica, Covington or Fountain Central High School.Laine Frazee
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.Emma Crossley, Emily Vitaniemi, Alyssa Fairchild
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.Adrienne Tuggle
Wade C. Harrison ScholarshipProvides a scholarship to an Attica High School graduate attending a four-year Indiana college or university.Emma Cole
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.Jacob Harrison, Taylor Mackey



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