CFSCI Awards Over $80,000 in Scholarships in 2024

The Community Foundation of Switzerland County Inc. recently awarded scholarships to students pursuing post-secondary educations.  These scholarships were made possible by individuals and organizations that have established scholarship endowments through the Community Foundation with the intention of assisting students in furthering their educations.  Following is a list of scholarships awarded and the recipients of each scholarship.

Jane Alexander Memorial Scholarship

Terra Oeffinger

Johnny Andrew 4-H Scholarship

Kyatalin Baker

Derek Archer Memorial Scholarship

Levi Curlin

Shawn M. Barnes Memorial Scholarship

Storm Poling

Baatz, Borgman, & Hastings Scholarship                             

Halle Archer

Linda Lee Bennitt Memorial Scholarship

Evan Bosaw

Sgt. Kenneth Raymond Booker Memorial Scholarship

Kyatalin Baker

Lauretta & Clyde Borgman & Ralph Baatz Scholarship       

Hailey Hines

John & Freda Bott Memorial Scholarships

Zachary Gish

Jacob Hertz

Abigail Hill

Brady Jackson

Philip Kahn

Emmaline Leatherman

Johanna Leatherman

Jessica Lopez-Mejia

Jacob Minnick

Marili Perez

Yolett Perez

Nolan Tandy

Aubree Turnbull

Sophie Whitham

Denny Brown/Jim Stultz Vevay Warriors Scholarship

Kyah Chase

The Buchanan Family Memorial Scholarship                      

Aliya Young

Dorothy Martin Burley Scholarship

Makenna Perkins

Nelson W. Burley Memorial Scholarship

Jessilyn Walker

Bernice Hart Demaree Memorial Scholarship

Courtney Higgins

Miss Peggy Lorraine “Miss Kitty” Eckerty Scholarship

Jaymason Curry

The Fisher Family Scholarship

Brooklyn Flanders

Newell Fox/Mickey Lamson Scholarship

Bradley Romans

Pete Furnish Scholarship

Kyra Clift

Robert Furnish Family Scholarship

Levi Baker

Guy S. Harris/Patriot Alumni Scholarships

Carly Bennett

Alisha Detmer

Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home Scholarships         

Courtney Higgins

Cadyn Smithson-Cox

Amos & Anna (Gates) Hastings Scholarship                    

Abigail Thomas

Dale & Edith (Peters) Hastings Scholarship                     

Mackenzie Taylor

Pete Hollitt Memorial Scholarship

Madalyn Levell

Bruce Hutcherson Family Scholarship

Terra Oeffinger

Sandra W. Kidwell Memorial Scholarship for Education

Terra Oeffinger

Mike McClure Memorial Scholarship

Kyatalin Baker

O.H. & Helen McNary Memorial Scholarship

Macy Collier

North Bend Farms & Cinergy Scholarship

Emily Miller

Olive Branch Baptist Church Scholarship

Madalyn Levell

The Pacer Scholarship

Preston Chapman

Roger & Bev Parrott Scholarship

Abigail Bailey

Jeanette Orem Parvis Scholarship

Ava Cole

Lawrence & Garnet Pickett Memorial Scholarship

Courtney Higgins

U.P. Schenck Memorial Scholarship

Drew Chatham

Sterling Stringfield Memorial Scholarship

Grace White

Jack Sullivan Memorial Scholarships

Braydan Allen

Alisha Detmer

Jessica Duvall

Maddelynn Duvall

Brooklyn Flanders

Ralph W. Tilley Memorial Scholarship                               

Peyton Vann

Switzerland County Chamber of Commerce Scholarship   

Dakota Richards

Switzerland County Elementary PTA Scholarship

Evan Halstenberg

Town of Vevay Scholarships                                                

Evan Halstenberg

Samuel Schroer

Loni Amber Lynn Turner Memorial Scholarships

Bradley Romans

Abigail Thomas

Chad Valentine Memorial Scholarships

Keith Merkel

Aaryan Soni

Diego & Fidelia Valenzuela Scholarships

Jessica Duvall

Maddelynn Duvall

Carrie Lynn Van Norstran Memorial Scholarship

Nora Hankins

Vevay-Switzerland County Foundation Scholarship

Cadyn Smithson-Cox

Vevay-Switzerland County Lions Club Scholarships

Levi Curlin

Dakota Richards

Scott Welch Memorial Scholarships

Macy Collier

Allena Weaver

Buck White Memorial Scholarship

Halle Archer

Leland & Aldean Wiley Family Scholarship                     

Aiden Furnish

Bobby Joe Williamson Scholarship

McKaila Peelman

Alvin & Julia (Wiley) Works Scholarship                          

Carly Bennett

Roy D. Works, Matt & Ethel M. Scudder Scholarship       

Aiden Furnish

If you would like additional information on the scholarships available at the Community Foundation or would be interested in exploring the idea of establishing a scholarship fund, contact Melissa Andrew at the Foundation’s office.  She can be reached at 812-427-9160 or

Community Foundation of Switzerland County Inc.

303 Ferry St, Vevay, IN 47043
Phone: (812) 427-9160

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