John E. Koontz Memorial Scholarship Fund – 1051

Fund Type: Endowment Scholarship Fund


Fund Description:

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.