John and Helen Weaver Scholarship

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Description: The John and Helen Weaver Scholarship was established for a male or female student who is a member of the senior class of New Castle High School. Priority for this scholarship is given to a student who has no other means of attending a post-secondary school, and is interested in attending Ivy Tech Community College.


  1. New Castle graduating senior
  2. Financial need
  3. Preference given to students interested in attending Ivy Tech Community College


1.  General Application

2.  Financial Questionnaire

3.  Transcript

4.  College Acceptance Letter

5.  Two Letters of Recommendation (from High School Principal, High School Guidance Counselor, Teacher, Minister, Employer, etc.) 


1. Application is incomplete (missing any of the above attachments)

2. Application is not submitted by the due date: February 3, 2020, 5pm


IMPORTANT:  The Henry County Community Foundation will not send checks to the college choice until a thank you has been received at the foundation, addressed to the individual provided on the award letter.  The foundation will mail the thank you note/card to the appropriate individual.