Vermillion County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the establishment of the Wildcat Scholarship Fund.
According to Dale White, Chief Executive Officer of the Vermillion County Community Foundation, “The Wildcat Scholarship Fund will expand the opportunity for area youth to pursue their dream of attending a college, university or vocational trade school after completing high school. Two recipients will receive the award this year. The payout of approximately $1,500 this year will come from a portion of the earnings of the scholarship fund.”
The scholarship will assist graduates of South Vermillion High School who are pursuing a post-secondary degree. Applicants eligible for the scholarship must have a minimum GPA of 2.5. Other selection criteria taken into consideration includes the applications community service, extracurricular activities and/or employment and financial need. The scholarship will be awarded at the May senior awards night.