Scholarship Recipients

Scholarship Recipients

Tru Direction, Inc. Scholarship Recipients

Tru Direction, Inc. scholarship recipients can each receive $500 to $2,500 annually as determined by the Scholarship Committee. Tru Direction, Inc. will award no more than $10,000 per calendar year. Scholarships may be used for any related expenses for college, university, trade school or technical school. Applicants must be attending school a minimum of 9 hours, or the equivalent, per semester; however, preference is given to those attending at least 12 hours. For more information on who is eligible for the scholarship, please refer to the application instructions and FAQs, which can be found on the Tru Direction, Inc. website. Applications are posted on the website annually on November 1st and due by the following March 31st of the school year.

- Grace E. Blackburn
(Carmel, IN) Indiana University - Hannah G. Cunningham (Carmel, IN) Ball State University - Erika J. Enderle (Carmel, IN) Purdue University - Alexzandria J. Jesse (Wakarusa, IN) Indiana Wesleyan University - Averie A. Junkersfeld (Carmel, IN) Purdue University - Satvik Kandru (Carmel, IN) Indiana University - Charell L. Luckey (South Bend, IN) Indiana University South Bend - Hallie R. Mills (Indianapolis, IN) IUPUI - Brooke E. Porter (Carmel, IN) Trinity University - David L. Tulkop (Carmel, IN) Indiana University - Hallie N. Welch (Carmel, IN) Indiana University - Landin S. Willis (Bremen, IN) Indiana Wesleyan University

- Sydney E. Cripps (Indianapolis, IN) Notre Dame - Raini A. Fleming (South Bend, IN) Indiana University Purdue University, Indianapolis - Kali D.Ingels (Indianapolis, IN) Ball State University - Hallie R. Mills (Indianapolis, IN) Indiana University - Ja'Lila A. Newbill (Southbend, IN) Indiana school (tbd) - Gabrielle S. Nyce (Zionsville, IN) Purdue University, Clarissa S. Vasquez (Greentown, IN) Purdue University - Landin S. Willis (South Bend, IN) Indiana Wesleyan University - Alina Y. Yu (Carmel, IN) Vanderbilt University


- Noah J. Baldwin (Fishers, IN) Wingate University - Sha-nia M. Clay (South Bend, IN) Indiana University Purdue University, Indianapolis - Erika Enderle (Carmel, IN) Purdue University -   Raini A. Fleming (South Bend, IN) Indiana University Purdue University, Indianapolis - Brian M. Griswold (South Windsor, CT) University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT and University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA - Rodney Haywood III (Carmel, IN) Trine University, Angola, IN - Madeline A. Loughery (University of Dayton) Dayton, OH -  Emma L. Pippen (Carmel, IN) Butler University


- Raini A. Fleming (South Bend, IN) Indiana University Purdue University, Indianapolis - Rodney G. Haywood III (Carmel, IN) Trine University - Julia Shaub (Westfield, IN) Ball State University


- Alexander Griswold (So. Windsor, CT) Rochester Technology Institute - Cody Markland (Franklin, IN), Ball State University - Laura N. Matsuoka (Indianapolis, IN), Purdue University - Matthew G. Shaub (Westfield, IN), Indiana State University - Emily B. Vahary (Fishers, IN), Purdue University


Alexander Griswold (So. Windsor, CT), Rochester Technology Institute - Cody Markland (Franklin, IN), Ball State University


- Loretto Eleana “L.E.” Evans (Carmel, IN), Saint Mary’s College in Notre Dame - Brandon Query (New Lisbon, IN), Ball State University


Tru Direction, Inc. is a not-for-profit financial literacy organization founded in 2009 to promote financial wellness. The organization delivers personal financial education and tools through its website

For more information contact Program Director Ruth Nisenshal @ 317.675.9222 or


Media Contact - Ruth Nisenshal, Tru Direction, Inc. 317.675.9222