Phelan Insurance Agency offers internship, scholarship

VERSAILLES — Phelan Insurance Agency, in Versailles, is offering a joint internship and scholarship award in memory of its founder, James B. Phelan, who died in 2015.

The award is open to current college students who attended high school in Darke, Miami, Mercer, Shelby, or Auglaize counties. Applicants must be majoring in business, finance, marketing, accounting, insurance, or risk management, and must have completed two years of college by Dec. 31, 2018.

The award includes a paid internship at Phelan Insurance Agency, Versailles, plus a scholarship of up to $5,000, with the opportunity to renew the following year. The recipient will be expected to serve a full-time internship during the summer of 2019.

Applications are available at The deadline to apply is March 31, 2019.

For questions, contact the Darke County Foundation at 937-548-4673 or