Ferdinand Heimatfest Teen Ambassador
The Ferdinand Heimatfest selects a Teen Ambassador annually for its fest. The ambassador will receive a scholarship for $500.00. There will also be a runner-up receiving $150.00. The application is open to all Juniors and Seniors living in the Southeast Dubois School Corporation and enrolled in a secondary education curriculum. The recipient will be chosen by the Kiwanis Club of Ferdinand the week before Heimatfest, June 16 and 17, and announced during the opening ceremonies on Friday, June 16th.
To apply for this honor please stop by the front office at the school to pick up an application form. The title and scholarship will be awarded based upon school and community service, but other factors will be reviewed as well. In addition, the Kiwanis Club of Ferdinand will have a group of its members meet with the candidates individually to learn more about the services they have provided.
Please mail all entry forms to P.O. Box 133, Ferdinand, IN 47532 once completed. The deadline for entry is May 12, 2017.
The Teen Ambassador will be responsible for being present at the Heimatfest for opening ceremonies where they will be recognized, and be expected to participate in announcing winners of various contests, introducing one of the musical acts, etc. Specific instructions are listed on the application form.
The annual Ferdinand Heimatfest will be bringing the community together with the best food, drinks, activities, and entertainment on June 15-16, 2018
The Ferdinand Heimatfest's Mission is to enable Ferdinand, Indiana to prosper by helping Dubois County grow. Each year we take the money raised through Heimatfest and donate that money to the Ferdinand Community Endowment and the Dubois County Community Foundation.