Robert A. & Lucille S. Farmer Scholarship

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Requirements: Purdue Univ., 2.67+ GPA, renewable, financial need considered


This scholarship was established to benefit young men and women who graduate from Knightstown High School and wish to pursue a baccalaureate degree at Purdue University for the purpose of enabling them to further their formal education.

Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.67 on a 4.0 scale. May be renewed at the discretion of the committee.  Financial need shall be consideration for this scholarship.

To be used for tuition, room and board, and educational expenses.


1. General Application

2. Personal Data (may attach resume or additional page as needed)

3. Financial Questionnaire

4. Transcript

5. College Acceptance Letter

6. Two Recommendation Forms or letters (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


Scholarship Award Range- $$$

If student does NOT attend a university or college, all money awarded shall be reimbursed to the scholarship fund.

Payments will be paid in one installment at the beginning of the fall semester after the student has turned in a thank you note to the Foundation Office.

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.