Dubois County Sheriff Tom Kleinhelter has announced four local students as recipients of the 2021 Indiana Sheriffs' Association Scholarship.
The four students receiving the $750 scholarship are among 40 total students selected throughout the Hoosier State to receive it.
The students who received the scholarship are:
- Jake Begle, a 2021 graduate of Forest Park High School. He plans to attend Vincennes University Jasper Campus (VUJC) to study Law Enforcement.
- Grace Helming, a 2021 graduate of Jasper High School. She plans to attend Butler University to study Criminology and Psychology.
- Elise Herndon, a 2021 graduate of Forest Park High School. She plans to attend Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) to study Criminal Justice.
- Logan Lampert, a 2021 graduate of Northeast Dubois High School. He plans to attend the University of Evansville to study Criminal Justice and Psychology.
“I am excited that we have so many local students benefiting from this scholarship program. I am sure each of these students will make great contributions to the law enforcement community in the coming years,” said Sheriff Kleinhelter.
The Indiana Sheriffs’ Association Scholarship Fund was established to provide financial support for Indiana students pursuing both an education and career in the law enforcement field. Winners of the scholarship must be full-time students as well as affiliate or associate members of the Association or a dependent child or grandchild of an active affiliate or associate member and an Indiana resident. The winners must attend an Indiana college or university.