Category: Scholarships – Vigo County

Travis James Smith Mental Attitude Award

Travis James Smith was the son of Jimmy and Tami Smith. He was a 2006 graduate of Terre Haute South Vigo High School. Travis was an exceptional golfer, having tied for fourth in the IHSAA boys’ golf state finals at …

Elizabeth Smudde Memorial Scholarship Fund

Born one of nine children in 1904, Elizabeth (Doliana) Smudde lived with her parents and siblings in Carbon, Ind. As a child, she attended Saint Mary Catholic Church in Diamond, Ind. and later married her husband, Theodore Smudde, in that …

Cameron Taylor Memorial Scholarship

Cameron Taylor was born July 16, 1994 in Indianapolis, Indiana to Mark W. Taylor and Tracie J. Millard Taylor. Cameron was born with Cerebral Palsy and suffered from a seizure disorder and ADD, but did not let those challenges stop …

Avice McCrae Scholarship Fund

Avice McCrae first came to Terre Haute in 1920. She became involved with the Chauncey Rose Board in 1925 because her husband, Henry W. Conrad, served on it. The Chauncey Rose Board was responsible for operating the Chauncey Rose Home, …

Nancy and Dale McKee Family Scholarship Fund

With Dale and Nancy McKee’s 50th wedding anniversary approaching in September 2006, their children Craig, Beth and Chris, and their daughter-in-law Diann, discussed what might be an appropriate gift to help celebrate their parents’ milestone. When they put the …

VFW Post 972 Voice of Democracy Scholars

The National Voice of Democracy Program happens during the fall semester of each school year. This program allows high school students the opportunity to win valuable scholarships and awards while expressing their ideas, thoughts, and opinions.

To apply for the …

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