Sheriff Dave Wedding recently presented a scholarship award to a student from Vanderburgh County.

The Indiana Sheriffs’ Association (ISA) awarded a $500.00 scholarship to Mr. Leighton Reisinger. Leighton was among forty students from around the state to receive scholarship awards from the ISA this year.

Mr. Reisinger is a 2017 graduate of FJ Reitz High School and is studying marketing and criminal justice at the University of Evansville.

The Indiana Sheriffs’ Association Scholarship Program is designed to recognize the academic achievements and total development of high school seniors and college students. Selection criteria include the student’s scholastic achievement, leadership ability, extra-curricular activity, initiative and citizenship.