Traditional Scholarships

Traditional scholarships are awarded to current Connersville High School seniors. Below are descriptions of all the traditional scholarships that are stewarded by the Fayette County Foundation. If you have any questions, please contact Becky Turney at or (765)827-9966.

2024 Program Timeline:

February 7th: Applications go live
March 8th: Applications due (11:59pm)
May 1st: Scholarship Night at CHS (6:30pm)
May 2nd-May 29th: Recipients Agreements Due to FCF Office
May 29th: Recipients Group Picture (3:30pm @ The Oasis)
July: Recipients Payments Sent to College/University

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Applicant must have applied and been accepted to an accredited university, college, or technical school.
  • Applicant must have a 3.0 or higher GPA.
  • Applicant must be a graduating senior of Connersville High School or a graduating high school senior that resides in Fayette County.

Al and Rene Doyle 4-H Buckaroo Scholarship

Albert and Wilda M. Pearson Scholarship

Alden and Caroline Rose Scholarship

Alquina School PTO Scholarship

Andy Thielking Golfing Scholarship

Andy Thielking Swimming Scholarship

Anna Thomson Memorial Scholarship

Bill Rose Memorial Scholarship

Charles R. Leming Scholarship

Chester C. O'Neal Memorial Scholarship

Chuck Boulware Tennis Scholarship

Class of 1962 Scholarship

Connersville High School Class of 1952 Scholarship

Dale and Kris Thomas Family Scholarship

Fayette Community Foundation Scholarship

Fayette County 4-H Scholarship

Fayette County Free Fair 4-H Scholarship

Fayette County Master Gardeners and Friends Scholarship

Fayette County Scholars to Mentors Scholarship

First United Methodist Church Joseph Newkirk Scholarship

Gene and Jane Guttman Whitewater Career Center Scholarship

George L. and Ruth Kerrigan Memorial Scholarship

George S. and Cornelia D. (Sinks and Connie) Tatman Scholarship

Harold and Shirley Reihman Engineering Scholarship

Harold and Shirley Reihman Registered Nurse Scholarship

Harrison Lodge #84 IOOF Agricultural Scholarship

Helen Cooper Luckett Scholarship

Henry A. and Jean Zumkeller Positive Attitude Scholarship

James T. and Robert E. Price Scholarship

James W. Robertson Scholarship

John and Harriet Darcy Scholarship

Ken Rowe Memorial Scholarship

Lewis Memorial Scholarship

Lucille A. McIntyre Registered Nursing Scholarship

Marion Hobbs Moore Education Scholarship

Matt Howard Outstanding Achievement Award

Meeks Scholarship

Merle and Wilma Studt Service Scholarship

Midge Metz Scholarship

Nicole Riggs Simpson Scholarship

Purdue Club Scholarship

R.L. “Dock” Haley Memorial Scholarship

Robert L. Joy Scholarship

The Rogers Family Scholarship

Thomas L. Tarvin Family Scholarship

Walter L. Reed and Margaret I. Reed Scholarship

Wanda Jeffries Memorial Scholarship

William (Bill) and Phyllis Moran Family Scholarship

Winifred Risley Lambert Nursing Scholarship