Dinius is selected for scholarship


Sierra Dinius Photo provided.

Sierra Dinius, of Ro-anoke, has been awarded the 2013 Arley Morris H.O.P.E. Scholarship through the Huntington County Community Foundation.

She plans to attend either Purdue University or Indiana-Purdue University at Fort Wayne.

Dinius, a graduating senior at Huntington North High School, plans to major in hospitality and tourism management. She is the daughter of Dona and Brad Dinius.

Dinius, a National Honor Society member, has been active during her high school career in class council, powder puff football and the Service, Spanish, Art and Psychology clubs. Her community service has involved Helping Paws Pet Haven, Honor Flight and American Legion Post 160, Love INC and Tipton House.

Jeanette Morris established this scholarship in memory of her husband, Arley Morris. The purpose of the scholarship is to provide support or H.O.P.E. (Helping Other People Excel) for students pursuing business careers and endeavors.