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(From left) Regan Beasley, Days Corp. marketing director, poses with the first recipients of the Days Corporation Centennial Scholarship, Jessica Varacalli and Daniel Andree. (Photo supplied by Mike Knaack)
Days Corp. starts annual scholarship from IUSB Elkhart

Posted on April 7, 2014 at 3:06 p.m.

ELKHART – To celebrate 100 years of doing business in Elkhart County, Days Corp. has begun the Days Corporation Centennial Scholarship for students at the Indiana University South Bend Elkhart campus.

Daniel Andre of Goshen and Jessica Varacalli of Elkhart will split the annual $2,500 award this year. Andree and Varacalli are completing degrees in business.

Days Corp. was founded in 1913 as a dry goods delivery service and was located at the same address, 125 E. Franklin St., now occupied by the IUSB Elkhart campus.

The Days Scholarship is designed to support undergraduate students at the IUSB Elkhart Center who are residents of Elkhart County and who have achieved a minimum GPA of 3.2 on a four-point scale.