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About this Scholarship

The Gene and Marsha Reese Family Scholarship is designed to support the educational goals of Ancilla students from the Walkerton, Indiana area.  The award is up to $1,000 per student for the cost of books.

The Reese Family Scholarship was created to thank the John Glenn School Corporation and its community for their support of the Reese family.  The Reese Family Scholarship gives preference to/but is not exclusive to a John Glenn student/athlete (s) going on to Ancilla College.

Our family is also a strong proponent of the idea that education in most situations is a predictor of future success. Our family wishes to give back to JGSC, the community and Ancilla College. Three family members have graduated from JGSC. Three Family members have worked for the JGSC. One family member went to Ancilla College and one works there.  It is scholarship to help pay for books at Ancilla College.


Applicants will be reviewed based on the requirements below with a preference given to John Glenn High School student-athletes or team managers.

  • Students must enroll full-time at Ancilla
  • The student-athlete must have a 2.0 grade point average on a 4.0 scale.
  • Two letters of recommendation: one from a John Glenn teacher and the second letter must be a character reference.
  • A one-page essay written on the theme The Value of Athletics

Application deadline: April 30

Application Form

Please fill out this form completely, sign it, and submit it online before the specific scholarship deadline to be be considered for each scholarship you are applying for. A form must be completed for EACH scholarship to which you apply.

  • Please type in your full name as a signature for this application.
  • IMPORTANT: If the scholarship you are applying for requires a short essay, please attach that file here. You may also email that file, in Microsoft Word or .pdf format to Marcy Hopple at
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