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Southern Perry County Academic Endowment Fund

The Southern Perry County Academic Endowment Fund (SPCAEF) grant and scholarship applications are closed for 2021.


The Southern Perry County Academic Endowment Fund (SPCAEF) was established in 1987 with the purpose of creating resources to promote learning experiences for the residents of the Southern Local School District. Now, SPCAEF is partnering with FAO to provide scholarships and mini-grants to promote academic excellence and sponsor enrichment opportunities for Southern Local School District students and citizens.

Gifts to the Southern Perry County Academic Endowment Fund are tax deductible and can be made in a number of ways, including cash, bequests, and life insurance. To mail your donation, please designate SPCAEF in the memo line of your check and mail to the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio, PO Box 456, Nelsonville, OH 45764. Donations can also be made online by designating SPCAEF when making a donation.


The Southern Perry County Academic Endowment Fund awarded the following scholarships in 2021: 

Briggs Family Scholarship
Brooke Dillinger, Perry
Alaina Weiner, Perry
Nicole Bright, Perry
Chloe Wilson, Perry
Seattle Compston, Perry
Mya Wilson, Perry
Hunter Dutiel, Perry
Haille Joseph, Perry

Bruce & Dolores Hannah Scholarship
Seattle Compston, Perry

Catherine Blankenship Scholarship
Seattle Compston, Perry
Haille Joseph, Perry
Taylor Hinkle, Perry
Hunter Dutiel, Perry

Charlene Joseph Scholarship
Seattle Compston, Perry

Commander Lambert Scholarship
Brooke Dillinger, Perry
Josie Crabtree, Perry

Corning Alumni Association Scholarship 
Taylor Hinkle, Perry

Donald & Catherine Palmer Scholarship
Hunter Dutiel, Perry

Jack and Clara Reho Scholarship
Alaina Weiner, Perry

Jesse, Olema & Ralph Drake Scholarship
Hunter Dutiel, Perry
Seattle Compston, Perry
Haille Joseph, Perry
Colby Bartley, Perry
Blaine Needham, Perry
Mya Wilson, Perry
Chloe Wilson, Perry

John and Elsie Exenkemper Scholarship
Blaine Needham, Perry

Joseph & Marie Lichtenstein Scholarship
Alaina Boyden, Perry

Murray & Lulu Brown Scholarship
Hunter Dutiel, Perry

Paul & Charlotte Hope Scholarship
Colby Bartley, Perry
Blaine Needham, Perry
Mya Wilson, Perry
Chloe Wilson, Perry
Josie Crabtree, Perry

Robert Woodruff and Charles & Elizabeth Woodruff Scholarship
Colby Bartley, Perry
Chase Jewett, Perry
Blaine Needham, Perry

Shawnee Alumni Association Scholarship
Colby Bartley, Perry

SPCAEF
Seattle Compston, Perry
Brooke Dillinger, Perry
Haille Joseph, Perry
Hunter Dutiel, Perry

Vincent & Gene Hope Scholarship
Mya Wilson, Perry

William & Frances Dunlap Scholarship
Chloe Wilson, Perry