Scholarships for NCHS

Butch Fairchild Memorial Scholarship

Requirements: Graduate of New Castle High School; pursue vocation certification, associates or higher degree, including technical, welding, machining, or maintenance trades; 3.0 GPA or higher Description: The Butch Fairchild Memorial Scholarship was created in memory of Butch by his life partner, Gail Parka. Butch used his vocation training from high school to accomplish success in […]

Cancer Society of Henry County Scholarship

Requirements: graduate of a Henry County high school, 2 or 4-year degree, medical field (excluding dental, chiropractic and pharmaceutical), 2.5 GPA or higher, financial need, renewable To be used for tuition, room and board, and educational expenses. CRITERIA: Graduating senior of a Henry County high school Pursuing a degree at an accredited 2- or 4-year college Majoring […]

Carl McClure Memorial Scholarship

Requirements: Attended NC Area Vocational, HC resident enrolled at vocational, technical or 4yr school Description: Established in 2006 through the Henry County Community Foundation by Mr. McClure’s daughter and son-in-law, Mike and Patty Broyles, the scholarship is intended for a graduating senior who is a Henry County resident, attended New Castle Area Career School and plans […]

Cecil & Wayne Tague Scholarship

Requirements: Primary consideration to Hanover College Description: The Cecil and Wayne Tague Scholarship Fund was officially established in 1999 in honor of Cecil Tague, a former teacher and coach at New Castle  High School and his son, Wayne, who played for the Trojans. To be used for tuition only. CRITERIA: Graduating senior from New Castle High School […]

Charles & Ruth Sahlberg Scholarship

Requirements: Graduating senior from New Castle High School, renewable Description: The CHARLES V. AND RUTH SAHLBERG SCHOLARSHIP FUND was officially established in 1999 in memory of Ruth Sahlberg, a former teacher in the New Castle School Corporation.The award is a one-year scholarship for a graduating senior from New Castle High School enrolled in an accredited college […]

Charles and Bernice Popplewell Scholarship

Requirements: 2.5 GPA, Education or related Field, financial need, 4 year degree Description: Charlie Popplewell was a graduate of New Castle High School in the 1940’s and extended his education at Ball State College where he graduated with a degree in elementary education.  He taught in many of the elementary schools in New Castle while studying […]

City of New Castle Scholarship

Requirements: NCHS, accepted to a certification, vocational, college or university program, resident of New Castle, Indiana Description: The City of New Castle established a scholarship to further the education of its young citizens and encourage them to return to their hometown with their professional skills. These skills will enable them to create a better community to […]

Clifford Joe and Violet M. Crane Memorial Scholarship

Requirements: 2.7 GPA or higher, 4-year degree Description: The Clifford Joe and Violet M. Crane Memorial Scholarship Fund was established in 2013 by their children for instilling in each of them the value of hard work and the importance of a post-secondary education.  Their father, a WW II USMC veteran owned and operated a successful interior/exterior […]

D. Ted Fitzgerald Memorial Scholarship

Requirements: 3.0 GPA or higher with extra-curricular activities Description:             Ted Fitzgerald was well known to the many students who were in his classes over the years.  He was known for his caring, supportive attitude and the impact he had on the many lives he touched.  Ted was a principal at Wilbur Wright Elementary School for […]

Daniel L. Edington Scholarship

Requirements: Agribusiness or pork production, renewable Description: Any Henry County student meeting the following requirements will be eligible for the Daniel L. Edington Scholarship. The Scholarship awarded will be for a variable amount and will be awarded to one (1) student. Preference will be given to an individual involved with Agribusiness or Henry County students pursuing […]