The Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship winner for Dubois County has now been announced.

Northeast Dubois High School senior Ethan Kieffner has been named as this year’s Lilly scholarship recipient. Kieffner will receive full tuition for the college of his choice along with a 900 dollar yearly stipend for required books and equipment. He has been accepted to the University of Evansville and plans to study engineering.

Kieffner was recommended for the scholarship by the Dubois County Community Foundations’ Scholarship Ethan KieffnerOversight Committee. Independent Colleges of Indiana (ICI) made the final selection and notified the DCCF. A not for profit organization, the ICI represents 31 regionally accredited degree granting private colleges and universities across Indiana.

Kieffner is 1 of 142 Lilly scholarship winners statewide. He is also the 2nd one from our listening area thus far, joining North Daviess High School senior Braden Lawyer.