What does the future of our community look like?

Our country? Our world?

Who will lead our village, our state, and our nation?

Who will develop the ideas that can improve our quality of life?

Who will educate and care for our next generations?

Together, we will. 

Together, we can launch the students who will become the leaders, caregivers, innovators, and educators who will create a better tomorrow for all of us.

Together, we fly.

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BWEF News

Scholarships Awarded to the Class of 2019

Congratulations to all Big Walnut High School seniors and graduates who earned scholarships in 2019. It was a record breaking, unprecedented year of awards as the Mitchell Young Memorial awarded scholarships to 33 students. Recipients are listed below. Great work, and many thanks to all! Shidecker Memorial Continuing College Scholarship Gabrielle Adair Jordan Apple Luke…

Mitchell Young Memorial Golden Eagle Scholarship Awards 33 Students in 2019

The Mitchell Young Memorial Golden Eagle Scholarship did something unprecedented this year—they awarded scholarships to 33 students in the Big Walnut High School Class of 2019. Over many hugs and tears, every student in the class who applied received an award on stage at the BW Senior Awards Night. The Young family has raised funds…

BWEF Story and 2018 Scholarships

We were delighted to be featured in the BW Eagle Examiner in June of 2018. You can read the story below, check out our images of the story, and/or read the story on the Eagle Examiner site.   55 BWHS Students Awarded Thanks to Generous Donors The Big Walnut Education Foundation Offers $91,000 to the…

#bigwalnutpride

When you share a student or alumni photo you’re especially proud of on social media, tag #bigwalnutpride. We want to keep up with all the great things happening at Big Walnut High School and beyond. Go Eagles!

A Call for Stories

If you’re a donor or scholarship recipient, we’d like to share your story. We’ll be reaching out to both groups over the next year, but if you come across this post we’d love to hear from you directly. Thank you!

Big Walnut Student Athletes

As we work to archive more stories about our scholarship recipients and donors, we’d like to share some good news that Big Walnut High School has gathered over the last few years. Submit your stories through the contact form, and watch this inspiring video from the Big Walnut Athletic Department.