John E. Koontz Memorial Scholarship Fund – 1051
Fund Type: Endowment Scholarship Fund
To receive donations and other funds or property for charitable purposes. Income from the fund will be used to provide scholarships to graduates of Martinsville High School
Purpose: For students of personal excellence.
History: In 1995 the John E. Koontz Memorial Scholarship was established to honor the memory of John E. Koontz, a long time teacher, and coach at Martinsville High School. John was a first-generation college student who always strived for personal excellence and had a special brand of determination. John is a member of both the Indiana Track and Field Hall of Fame and Indiana Wrestling Hall of Fame.