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Wilkie S. and James W. Lemon Scholarship

Heather Davies holding $5000 in cash that will be awarded in scholarships to local high school seniors.

We are proud to open the application process for 2020 -2021 Wilkie S. and James W. Lemon Scholarship. These five - $1000 scholarships will be awarded to a senior who demonstrate a commitment to community service in each of the five counties we serve. 

 Qualified Applicants:
  • Posses a 2.5 or better cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale.
  • Plan to attend an accredited college, university, or technical school.
  • Complete the scholarship application.
  • Include a 250 (or less) word essay, detailing one community involvement activity, the impact it made on them or the community, and why.
  • Are seniors attending a high school located in these five Indiana counties:
    • Ripley - South Ripley High School, Jac-Cen-Del High School, Milan High School, Batesville High School, Oldenburg Academy
    • Dearborn - South Dearborn High School, Lawrenceburg High School, East Central High School
    • Jefferson - Madison Consolidated High School, Southwestern Consolidated High School, Shawe Memorial High School, Christian Academy of Madison
    • Ohio - Rising Sun High School
    • Switzerland County - Switzerland County High School

Applications must be received before April 5, 2021

Applications and essays may be returned to your school guidance department, emailed to or mailed to:

The Friendship State Bank
Attn: Heather Davies
PO Box 357
Friendship, IN 47021

Questions? Contact Heather Davies at 812-667-5101 or