Twenty-five local seniors will be selected for scholarships this year through The Win on the Wabash Super Raffle.
Seniors chosen will be awarded with $500 scholarships. To be eligible, applicants must be a United States citizen, logged community service hours throughout their high school career and be a senior enrolled in a school in Mercer, Darke, Auglaize or Shelby counties, Ohio, or Jay County. Applicants must also complete a Google Forms document and include a 300-word maximum essay and a letter of recommendation.
Applications may be submitted online by visiting wowraffle.com/scholarships/. Held annually in Fort Recovery, the Win on the Wabash Super Raffle is produced by a nonprofit organization. More than $1 million has been raised by the event so far, with all dollars given back to organizations in the local community.
Indiana State Police will host a series of summer camps for students ranging from 11 years old through high school. There will be a Pioneer Camp for children ages 11 through 14 from June 10 through 13 at Mounds State Park in Anderson. A Law Camp for sixth through eighth graders is set for June 30 through July 3 in Anderson and a Cadet Camp for high school students will be held in Anderson from June 23 through 29.
For more information regarding the camps visit trooper.org, email [email protected] or call (317) 951-3882.
Ball State University will hold two community presentations about its plans to revitalize The Village.
A presentation for faculty, students and staff will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 12, in Pruis Hall on the BSU campus. A second, which will be open to the public, is scheduled for 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 13, at Cornerstone Center for the Arts, 520 E. Main St., Muncie.
Ball State is in the beginning stages of a project that will include a new performing arts center for theatre and dance students that is expected to host more than 160 performances per year. Plans also include Ball State’s Center for Innovation, a Tapestry by Hilton hotel, restaurant and retail space, and apartments and other housing.