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12 Putnam County Students are 2008 Prevo Scholars at DePauw

October 7, 2008

Edgar A Prevo.jpgOctober 7, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - The loyalty and generosity of a DePauw alumnus is providing scholarships this academic year for twelve students at the University, who are recipients of 2008 Edgar A. Prevo Scholarships. Established in 1977 by a bequest from Mr. Prevo, a longtime Greencastle businessman and member of DePauw's Class of 1912 (seen in photo at left), the scholarships are exclusively for outstanding graduates of Putnam County's high schools. Prevo passed away in 1975.

Selection of Prevo Scholars is based upon a number of factors including high school academic achievement, academic potential for college, financial need, and SAT scores. 

This fall's Prevo Scholars are listed below, with their current year at DePauw, hometown, and the high school from which they graduated:

  • Lindsey Branson, freshman, Bainbridge (graduate of Phillips Academy)
  • David Church, freshman, Greencastle (North Putnam High School)
  • Jamie Grivas, junior, Greencastle (Greencastle H.S.)
  • Jeanette Jones, junior, Greencastle (Greencastle H.S.)
  • Erik Krag, freshman, Greencastle (Greencastle H.S.)Spring 2008 East College.jpg
  • Kyrian Marshall, junior, Greencastle (Greencastle H.S.)
  • James Miller, senior, Coatesville (North Putnam H.S.)
  • Joshua Mitchener, freshman, Roachdale (North Putnam H.S.)
  • Jacob Osborn, senior, Fillmore (South Putnam H.S.)
  • Miles Reed, junior, Coatesville (North Putnam H.S.
  • Krista Rust, senior, Bainbridge (North Putnam H.S.)
  • Thea Warren, freshman, Greencastle (home schooled)

Prevo Scholarships may range in value up to full tuition for one year. The scholarship is also subject to renewal each year the recipient remains qualified for the award.

For more information about Prevo Scholarships or DePauw University, contact the Office of Admission at (765) 658-4006 or talk with your high school guidance counselor.

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