Dr. Eugene M. Spiess was a Computer Information Systems instructor at Ivy Tech Community College. He was one of the key leaders responsible for establishing the Phi Theta Kappa Indiana Region and served as the second Regional Coordinator from 1993-2000. He is still a good friend to the College and Phi Theta Kappa. The Spiess Scholarship was created in 2000 with the purpose of supporting Phi Theta Kappa Indiana members reach their educational goals.
AWARD AMOUNT: Up to $2,000 in scholarships will be awarded in 2019.
• The applicant must be a current member of a Phi Theta Kappa chapter in the Indiana Region.
A complete application will include the following:
• A completed Application Form
• An essay describing how the four Hallmarks have influenced your educational experience. Essays should be 500 words or less, typed, double spaced with name, chapter/campus noted in the top right corner.
• A letter of support from an individual with knowledge of your activities related to one or more of the four Hallmarks.
APPLICATIONS DUE: February 22, 2019 and should be submitted to:
Ivy Tech Community College
Attn: Twila Yaste
8204 Highway 311
Sellersburg IN 47172
SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED: Scholarship recipients will be announced at the Phi Theta Kappa Indiana Regional Convention Awards Ceremony on Saturday, March 23, 2019.