Ivy Tech Video Scholarship Contest

You voted and now it’s official—we have the winners of the Ivy Tech Blog Scholarship Contest!

Each contestant submitted a video telling us what they plan on doing with their degree. View the winners and their videos below. Congratulations!

  • First: Eghe Lenze, Indianapolis
  • Second: Kristen Tucci, Muncie
  • Third: Julia Rubiano Madrid, Indianapolis
  • Fourth: Coleen Gabhart, Lafayette
  • Honorable Mention: Symphony Plascencia Garcia (East Chicago), Olivia McClure (Noblesville) and Leo Braddock (Sellersburg)

What do you plan on doing with your degree? We want to know! Submit a blog and share with everyone.

Winning Videos

Eghe Lenze – First Place

Kristen Tucci – Second Place

July Rubiano Madrid – Third Place

Coleen Gabhart – Fourth Place

Symphony Plascencia Garcia – Honorable Mention

Olivia McClure – Honorable Mention

Leo Braddock – Honorable Mention

Finalist Videos

Brandi Lambertson

Alicia Gonzalez

Anthony Lara

Beihong Huo

Gloria Turner

Jennifer Leonard

Ethan Feller

Kelly Queen

Sarah Rolle

Stephanie Fowler

Stephen Perosky

Kimberly Belcher

Shara Porter Kuhns


Top submissions will be posted for voting on this page from April 17-May 1, 2017. There will be seven scholarship prizes. They are:

  • 1st place: $2,500
  • 2nd place: $2,000
  • 3rd place: $1,000
  • 4th place: $750
  • (3) Honorable Mentions: $500

Scholarship amounts are for the summer 2017 semester. All funds have to be expended prior to June 30, 2017. Can only be used for tuition and fees.