2018 Scholarship Winners – Alyssa Orr

Meet 2018 Preble County Farm Bureau Scholarship Winner Alyssa Orr

Alyssa Orr, Preble CountyAlyssa Orr of Eaton is being awarded a $300 Scholarship from Preble County Farm Bureau. She is the daughter of Steve and Dawn Orr. Alyssa is a 2016 graduate from Eaton High School, and she is currently attending Indiana University East for elementary education.

Alyssa discovered a passion for children and education through her employment at a local day care facility. Alyssa has been active in various organizations and served her community proudly. She has been a part of the Eaton – MVCTC FFA Chapter, 4-H, the Green Team, the Science Club and Freshman Focus. In addition, Alyssa has volunteered her time at the Preble County Pork Festival, at Head Start, for Adopt a Highway, the local food bank and more. Alyssa has also been academically prosperous, throughout high school and even in college. She has learned the value of hard work by working on her parents’ farm. She hopes to continue her agricultural roots by living on a farm for the rest of her life.

Overall, Alyssa is truly deserving of the Preble County Farm Bureau Scholarship. Congratulations, Alyssa!