How WTEF is Helping Students Attend College

The Wayne Township Education Foundation is providing nearly $18,000 in college scholarships this year to Wayne Township students.

Each May, WTEF announces winners of scholarships that draw from the various scholarship funds the foundation administers. This year, 17 students received WTEF scholarships to help pay their upcoming college expenses.

“Our scholarships have been established to honor or memorialize many different people whose lives have helped shape our school district,” said WTEF Executive Director Lisa Baize. “We’re always so excited to share this scholarship funding with the amazingly hard-working and dedicated students who apply.”

The 2023 WTEF scholarship winners are listed below:

Daniel Camacho – Cabello Family “Somos Wayne” Scholarship; Richard H. Crosser Memorial Scholarship
Haidyn Clevenger – Ben Davis Class of ‘71 Scholarship
Allison Dininger – Ben Davis Class of ‘71 Scholarship
Chiwetara Igwe – Dorinda York Art and Design Scholarship
Emily Ashcraft – Dorinda York Art and Design Scholarship
Naomi Escamilla – Giant Dreams Scholarship
Mustapha Sannoh – Harold “Hap Skillman Memorial Scholarship
Ta’Nya Williams – Jeff Morel Memorial Scholarship
Fana Gizaw – Kyle Hohn Memorial Scholarship
Alexander Ramsey – Rexnord Educational Fund Scholarship
Nicholas Graves – Richard H. Crosser Memorial Scholarship; Robey Rockets Scholarship
Alexis White – Robey Rockets Scholarship
Jade Fox – Savannah Bettis Memorial Scholarship
Mary Biniam – Savannah Bettis Memorial Scholarship
Brooklyn Bowman – Superintendent’s Scholarship
Eva Guzman – Taylor-Marcotte Legacy Fund Scholarship
Bugashane Mugoovi – Indy West Daybreakers Kiwanis Club Scholarship

The Wayne Township Education Foundation (WTEF) provides community leadership to enrich, engage, and stimulate teaching and learning in the Metropolitan School District of Wayne Township. WTEF accomplishes this by supporting school programs and resources, while recognizing excellence among students and staff. To learn more about WTEF, call 317-988-7966, visit, or follow us on Facebook or Twitter @WayneTwpEdFound.