Ellis Vetter Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established by the SCC Foundation in honor of Ellis Vetter, one of the original EICC Board of Trustees who began his voluntary service to the District in 1966. While on the board he served as president for two terms and represented the district on the national board of Association of Community College Trustees and the state Trustees Association. In 1989, he was recognized as the first recipient of the Alcoa Leadership Award, which is bestowed by Alcoa and the Scott Community College Foundation in recognition of out-standing leadership and service. Ellis passed away in 1990 leaving behind a lasting legacy of support for higher education and his community.
Preference will be given to students who meet the following criteria:
- Are children of a farm family
- Are a rural resident
- Live in the Calamus, Wheatland, or Lost Nation area
- Demonstrate academic promise
- Show financial need
This scholarship award is for the fall semester.
This scholarship award may be used for tuition only.