Applications being accepted for Lilly Endowment Scholarship

Recent and soon-to-be high school graduates in Bartholomew County are being encouraged to apply for the 2020 Lilly Endowment Scholarship. The scholarship is administered by Heritage Fund and Independent Colleges Indiana.

Organizers explain that scholarships will be awarded to two Bartholomew County students. The Lilly Scholarship provides full tuition, required fees and up to $900 for books and equipment for four years for undergraduate study at any accredited public or private university in the state.

Applicants must reside in Bartholomew County and be on course to graduate high school by the end of June 2020 with a GPA of no lower that 3.5 on a 4.0 scale. Applicants should be able to demonstrate school involvement, community service, leadership skills and financial need.

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