2020 Erika Wells Memorial Scholarship Program Application is Available

Indy Runners is now accepting submittals for the 2020 Erika Wells Memorial Scholarship
Program. For the fifth year in a row, Indy Runners will award two $500 scholarships to local
high school graduates who have been positively impacted by the sport of running.

Erika Wells was a beloved member who tragically passed away in October 2016. Her dedication
to service, personal growth, social engagement, and an overall use of running as part of a
healthy lifestyle and a way to help support community were unparalleled. Eligible candidates
should exemplify these characteristics as well.

To be eligible, Class of 2020 graduates must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Current resident of Marion County
  • Enrollment in a college or university for Fall of 2020
  • Participation in cross‐country, track & field, road races or similar activities
  • Involvement in the community, volunteerism or other service activities


Indy Runners must receive all submissions and references by June 1, 20120 using the link below.
Results will be announced by July 31, 2020, and scholarship awards presented in early August.
Please contact Sara Schulz at givingback@indyrunners.org with questions.

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