ELKHART — Eight Elkhart County students are being honored with significant scholarships from the Community Foundation of Elkhart County and Lilly Endowment Inc.

Three students from Elkhart County will receive Lilly Endowment Community Scholarships (LECS) which provide full tuition, fees and $900 a year for required books and equipment to any accredited public or private nonprofit college or university in Indiana. The selected students are: Camri Garretson, Jimtown; Samantha Markham, NorthWood; and Noemi Vela, Goshen. Since its inception in 1998, Elkhart County has honored 91 Lilly Scholars.

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