The Huntington County Community Foundation announces that Josh White and Mark Wiley, both of Huntington, have been awarded 2013 Joseph H. Lesh Scholarships.
White, a graduating senior from Huntington North, will be attending Huntington University majoring in business/political science/pre-Law.
He is the son of Carol and Jon-Kevin White.
A National Honor Society member, White has participated in Varsity Singers, Concert Choir, the HNHS Spring Musical and Variety Show. His volunteer work has been through the Huntington Rotary Club and Boys & Girls Club.
Wiley, a 2011 graduate of Huntington University, begins his third and final year attending the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law in Indianapolis.
He is the son of Debbie and Joseph Wiley.
During law school he has been involved in the Dean's Tutorial Society and Indianapolis Bar Association. His volunteer work has included providing after-school homework help at the Shepherd Community Center.
Wiley also has interned with the United States Homeland Security, Customs & Border Protection Office in Indianapolis.
The scholarship was established by William Lesh, J. Harold Lesh and Carolyn Mishler in honor and memory of their father, Joseph H. Lesh, who practiced law in Huntington County for many years prior to his death in 1989. The purpose of this scholarship is to support and encourage students who wish to pursue a career in the legal profession.
For more information regarding this scholarship or any other scholarships awarded by HCCF, visit the web site at www.hunt ingtonccf.org