Scholarships and Internship Available at Phelan Insurance Agency


Current college students are invited to apply for scholarships sponsored by Phelan Insurance Agency, Versailles, Ohio. A paid internship may also be awarded in addition to the scholarships. The program honors the memory of former company chairman James B. Phelan, who died in 2015.

Applicants must be current college students who attended high school in Darke, Miami, Mercer, Shelby, or Auglaize counties. Eligible majors include business, finance, marketing, accounting, insurance, or risk management. Students must have completed two years of college by Dec. 31, 2023. 

One or more scholarships up to $5,000 will be awarded. A separate award includes a full-time paid internship at Phelan Insurance Agency, Versailles. Applications are available at The deadline to apply is Jan. 15, 2024.

For questions, contact the Darke County Foundation at (937) 548-4673 or The Darke County Foundation is a community foundation dedicated to improving the lives of local residents by receiving, managing, and distributing charitable gifts.