CROWN POINT | The Gleaner Life Insurance Society Scholarship Foundation has announced Crown Point native Madison DeGoey as the recipient of a $1,000 Shirley Dick Memorial Scholarship Award. DeGoey’s parents are Lori Strebar and Tony DeGoey.
DeGoey was one of 126 students selected to receive a 2013 scholarship award from the Gleaner Life Insurance Society Scholarship Foundation. In addition, DeGoey also will receive a $10,000 Just For Scholars life insurance certificate from Gleaner Life Insurance Society.
A 2013 graduate of Crown Point High School, DeGoey will attend Indiana University Bloomington majoring in dietetics.
Gleaner Life Insurance Society Scholarship Foundation awards scholarships on a competitive basis to Gleaner members and family of members.
This year, the foundation awarded 118 $1,000 and eight $2,000 scholarships. Since 1980, the Foundation has distributed 2,154 scholarships totaling $2,122,750 to students attending college or programs of higher education.