Alena Miller earns Lucas Grube Scholarship

Alena Miller (third from left) is this year’s Lucas Grube Memorial Scholarship winner.  Grube died in June of 2016, and this scholarship is based on traits that Lucas had as a student and son. Started by the Crestview Middle School Student Council, the scholarship is awarded to a former Crestview student who is a senior at Huntington North High School. Celebrating the occasion are (from left) Matthew Grube, Angie Grube, Miller and Abby Grube.
Alena Miller (third from left) is this year’s Lucas Grube Memorial Scholarship winner.  Grube died in June of 2016, and this scholarship is based on traits that Lucas had as a student and son. Started by the Crestview Middle School Student Council, the scholarship is awarded to a former Crestview student who is a senior at Huntington North High School. Celebrating the occasion are (from left) Matthew Grube, Angie Grube, Miller and Abby Grube. Photo provided.

The Huntington County Community Foundation announces that Alena Miller of Huntington is the recipient of the 2019 Lucas Grube Scholarship totaling $700.

Miller, a graduating senior from Huntington North, plans to attend Goshen College majoring in Spanish education with a minor in music (violin). She is the daughter of Lydia and Kevin Miller.

A member of the National Honor Society and a four-year scholar athlete, Miller has participated in HNHS cross country and track and field. Her community service efforts include tutoring a Spanish-speaking Cre-stview student in English, helping an immigrant family learn English, serving as an accompanist at her church, volunteering at a wildlife center and acting as a choral camp counselor.

The Lucas Grube Memorial Scholarship was established in 2017 through the efforts of the Crestview Middle School Student Council, teachers, family and friends of Lucas Grube. The recipients will be Huntington County graduating seniors who attended Crestview Middle School and participated on athletic and academic teams.

For more information regarding this scholarship or any other scholarships awarded by HCCF, visit huntingtonccf.org.