All scholarships are $1000 for the winner of each.
ELIGIBILITY for All Scholarships: Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA or higher and be a registered Republican voter in Warren County. If the applicant is under age 18, a parent or guardian must be a registered Warren County Republican voter. Legal residence of the candidate and parents must me within Warren County. The completed application must be submitted by April 1st to be considered.
LESLIE J. & ELLEN R. SPAETH COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
This Scholarship is in honor and memory of Les Spaeth & Ellen Spaeth for each of their work as leaders of the Warren County Republican Party and the Republican Women of Warren County, that spanned over 5 decades (1960-2015). Their support and promotion of the Republican Party, its ideals and its candidates is unparalleled. It provides a scholarship annually to a graduating senior (male or female) who is planning to attend a university or college full-time. Preference is given to those majoring in Political Science, Government, Communications, Economics or IT/Technology.
KATHRYN L. DRAKE COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
This scholarship is in honor of Kathryn L. Drake, who served as the Republican Women of Warren County’s first President in 1957. In addition, Mrs. Drake was an educator for 30+ years, actively involved in the community and known for her leadership skills and commitment to the Republican Party. This scholarship is for a graduating senior, young Republican (Female or Male), who is planning to attend a university or college. Preference is given to those entering Political Science, Government or Economics.
RACHEL HUTZEL GRADUATE SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP
The Rachel Hutzel Graduate School Scholarship was established in memory of Rachel Hutzel, a past President of the Republican Women of Warren County; was the first woman to serve as Warren County Prosecutor (2002-2012); and the first woman to serve on the 12th District Court of Appeals (2012); before she passed away of cancer. This scholarship is for a candidate planning to attend law school.
AMY BREWER CAREER-TRADE AND TECHNICAL SCHOLARSHIP
This scholarship was created in 2023 by Amy Brewer. Amy Brewer is well known for her career as a teacher, her service on the Lebanon city council, as Lebanon's mayor and for her work on countless other civic organizations within the city and in all of Warren county. She is a former president of the Republican Women of Warren County. Amy Brewer continues to be one of the greatest champions of our community. She is the face and heart of Warren county. Amy created this scholarship in honor of and to support young Republicans seeking a career in a vocational, trade or technical field.