First Merchants Awards Scholarship to Adams Central Teen

May 23, 2014

Decatur Market President Dean Fuelling presents a scholarship check to Adams Central's Ben Lehman.DECATUR, Ind. - First Merchants Bank recently awarded a $1,000 college scholarship to Adams Central High School graduate Ben Lehman. The son of Eric and Jodi Lehman of Berne, Ben will be entering the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University this fall, majoring in marketing.

As part of our commitment to the community, for more than 25 years, First Merchants Bank has awarded two $1,000 scholarships annually to graduating seniors from Adams Central and Bellmont high schools who will be seeking a degree in a business-related field. Selection is based on academic performance, community involvement and economic need. For more information about this year's scholarship selection process, contact our Decatur banking centers at 260.724.2157.

Photo: Decatur Market President Dean Fuelling presents a scholarship check to Adams Central's Ben Lehman.