Scholarships

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Aaron Montgomery Memorial Vocational Scholarship

Requirements: Student of machine trades in NC Area Career Center, 97% attendance, 3.0 GPA or higher, financial need Description: Aaron Montgomery was a very bright 17 year old who loved the machine trades schooling so much, he wanted to attend during the holidays. He had perfect attendance and a 4.0 grade in the classes. Due to…

Alford Family Scholarship Fund

Requirements: Financial need, C+ average Description: The Alford Family Scholarship Fund was created to honor Sam for his contributions to New Castle High School and the New Castle community. The purpose of the scholarship fund is to benefit young men and young women and to enable them to further their formal education. To be used for tuition…

Alice Ann Garner Scholarship

Requirements: Financial need, 2.67+ GPA, college in Indiana Description: The Alice Ann Garner Scholarship was established by her parents in 2000. They created the scholarship in her memory due to her untimely death. The scholarship award is for $1,000 to any senior boy or girl at New Castle High School with a GPA of 2.67 or…

Basler Family Scholarship

Requirements: NCHS Description: Jack Basler was administrator for the Henry County Memorial Hospital and raised his family in New Castle.  He and his wife Paula had three children, all New Castle High School graduates.  The family established the scholarship with the hopes of helping students with their collegiate careers for years to come. To be used for…

Benjamin F. Williams, Jr. and Myra E. (Edwards) Williams Memorial

Requirements: 3.0 GPA or higher, financial need, HC resident including home schooled Description: Benjamin F. Williams Jr. was a setup man and quality assurance person for Chrysler.  After losing part of his finger, he designed a safety device for the machines.  In his honor, his family established this scholarship to enable Henry County students to receive financial assistance…

Bess Doty Scholarship

Requirements: Financial Need, academic ability Description: Bess M. Doty created a trust through the Citizens State Bank several years before her death. Her last will and testament provided for a scholarship fund for New Castle High School students. Miss Doty wanted the student to show financial need and academic ability. The award (s) will be for…

Birds Eye Foods (Brooks Foods) Scholarship

Requirements: IN college, major in food processing or agri related major, 2.75^ GPA, financial need Description: This scholarship was established for the benefit of Henry County students who wish to attend an accredited college or university located in Indiana and major in Food Processing or Agri-Business or a related field of study. Available to a Henry…

BNI – Business Network International Scholarship

Requirements: Business related major, 2 or 4 year college Description: Established in 2002 with a silent auction set up by BNI members, this Group based in Henry County is all about the exchange of ideas and referrals among businesses represented by one of their employees. To be used for tuition only. CRITERIA: Henry County High School senior, including…

Bob Bunton Wrestling Scholarship

Requirements: Participant of Wrestling team; 2 or 4 yr college Description: The Bob Bunton Memorial Wrestling Scholarship fund was established by Bud and Sally Bunton in memory of their son, Bob. This scholarship was created in 2002 to be given to a graduating senior for the first time in 2003. To be used for tuition only. CRITERIA: Graduating…

Brady Reese Memorial Scholarship

Requirements: NC Band, overcome obstacles Description: Brady Reese was diagnosed with a mitochondrial disease ultimately affecting his heart.  Although there was an attempt to transplant an artificial heart pump to assist until a heart transplant could be obtained, he died in February 2012 of his senior year. His wish was to be like a normal young…

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