Matthew A. Folkening Memorial Scholarship Endowment
This fund honors the memory of a young man who was a great natural athlete with a zest for life and love of family; he particularly loved the game of golf. A friend to many people, he touched multiple lives with the way he lived. Matt graduated from New Palestine High School, attended IUPUI for a short time and had enrolled in the IBEW Apprenticeship program before his untimely passing.
This scholarship is awarded to a graduate of New Palestine High School who is a member of the New Palestine High School golf team and plans to attend a college, university, or other post-secondary institution. Applicants must be graduating seniors of New Palestine High School and have earned Varsity Letter in golf at NPHS during their junior and senior years. See guidebook for a complete list of requirements.