Meaghan Buis Memorial Scholarship Fund – 1070

Fund Type: Endowment Scholarship Fund


Fund Description:

Meaghan was a scholar, an athlete, and a leader at Eminence High School and in the Eminence community. The Meaghan Buis Fund will provide scholarships to graduates of Eminence High School who have participated in the basketball program

Purpose: For a student with a minimum 3.2 GPA who has participated in the Eminence High School girls or boys basketball program.

History: The fund was established in 2004 by Jeff and Gena Buis to honor the memory of their beloved daughter, Meaghan Buis, who passed away on July 4, 2002. Meaghan was a graduate of Eminence High School where she was a standout athlete, a 4-year member of the Lady Eels basketball team that won the regional championship her sophomore year, and a member of the volleyball team. Meaghan was also an incredible student. She was a member of the National Honor Society, graduated with honors, and was a student at Indiana University majoring in Biology with hopes to become a Pediatrician. She was an active member of the Eminence community and the Eminence Christian Church.