Eight Putnam County high school students have received scholarships from the Greencastle Elks lodge. Every year, Elks Lodge 1077 awards children and grandchildren of lodge members grants for higher education. The eight students awarded grants were Elizabeth Johnson, Connor Ganly, Duke Duff, Clayton Miller, Megan Garner, Danielle Thomas, Nathan Gobert, and Nicholas Ganly. These awards are a program conducted by Elks Care Elks Share. Megan Garner and Nathan Gobert received additional funding from Greencastle Elks and the Elks National Foundation.