Scholarships for SHS

Dr. Donald Vivian / Henry County Medical Society Scholarship

Requirements: Medical related major, personal physician member of HC Medical Society, Graduating Senior Description: The Henry County Medical Society created this scholarship in memory of Dr. Donald Vivian, a well-known physician in the Henry County community. This scholarship is to benefit residents of Henry County to enroll in a medically related program of study working toward […]

Dr. Guido Wilhelm Medical Scholarship

Requirements: Medical Field Description: The Dr. Guido P. Wilhelm Scholarship was established in 1994 to honor Henry County’s first obstetrician/gynecologist. He served as school physician from 1972-1993. Dr. Wilhelm was known as a generous, benevolent, compassionate and creative person, who lived a very rewarding and full life. The recipient of this scholarship will be a student […]

Eugene “Bud” & Nina McCall Scholarship

Requirements: Graduating Senior from a Henry County High School Description: Established in 2003 due to the death of Bud McCall, this scholarship was created by his family and friends to help further the education of graduates of Henry County High Schools. To be used for tuition, room and board, and educational expenses. CRITERIA: Graduating male and female […]

Frank C. and Lauretta R. McDonald Scholarship

Requirements: Medical related field, 3.5 GPA, renewable Description: This scholarship was established for the benefit of young men and women who graduate from one of the high schools in Henry County, Indiana and who wish to further their formal education. Available to any student who is enrolled or has been accepted for enrollment in an accredited […]

Freeburg Family Sports Scholarship

Description: Inspired by their athletic grandchildren, long-time New Castle residents, Jeep and Bette Freeburg, have created the Freeburg Family Sports Scholarship. This scholarship is set to help a graduating senior from a Henry County high school, who is a sports athlete.  Criteria:  1. Sports Athlete Required Attachments: General Application 2. Transcript 3. College Acceptance Letter […]

Gary and Lana Merritt Scholarship

Requirements: Shenandoah graduating senior, 2 or 4 year program, preference to Ball State University Description: Gary Merritt is a Middletown native and his wife Lana was a Muncie Central Bearcat in the glory days of state championships. In 2017 they established a scholarship to assist Shenandoah students pursuing a degree in higher education. This award is […]

Henry County Sheriff’s Department Scholarship

Description: This award is a scholarship to a  Henry County resident who attended the Henry County Sheriff’s Camp and who is enrolled in/accepted to an accredited college or university. This is for a student pursing a certification, 2 year degree, or 4 year degree in emergency services or law enforcement. The award may be renewable for up to […]

Hinsey-Brown Endowed Scholarship

Requirements: Mortuary sciences, music, ministry, 2 or 4 year To be used for tuition, room and board, and educational expenses. CRITERIA: 1)      Henry County Resident 2)      Two or four- year public or private institution 3)      Preference given to students pursuing a degree in mortuary sciences or a related field; if no students apply, consideration given to students pursuing a degree […]

Hobart & Helen Risley Family Scholarship Fund

Description: Hobart and Helen Risley were long-time educators in Henry County who helped many students develop good citizenship. Helen established the scholarship in memory of Hobart before her passing in 2018. The scholarship is available to Henry County high school graduates who are residents of Henry County pursuing a 2- or 4-year degree. 3.0 GPA […]

Hubie King III

Requirements: graduating from Shenandoah Description: Hubie King of Middletown was a hard working, fun loving, all around great guy.  He was also an avid Harley Rider.  Hubie was hit and killed while riding on August 10, 2003, by a young girl who was drag racing.  Each year, Hubie’s family holds a legacy ride in his memory […]