Nick Tilton Memorial Scholarship

Given by an anonymous West Muskingum Alumni

Nicholas Allen Tilton was born and raised in Zanesville. He was a 2000 graduate of West Muskingum High School where he was active in the choir and played baseball and football. He was an Eagle Scout. Nick attended the 1997 National Boy Scout Jamboree as a representative of the Muskingum Valley Council. He enjoyed singing in the Barbershop Quartet, playing golf and volleyball. He was a proud graduate of The Ohio State University and was a diehard Buckeye’s fan. He earned his bachelor degree in the field of political science. Nick was employed with 5th Avenue Lumber in Columbus and loved music and spending time with friends at Jamboree In The Hills.

Applicants must be a West Muskingum High School graduating senior, pursuing higher education opportunities for the upcoming school year. The applicant must be involved in extra-curricular, community and volunteer activities and planning to obtain a degree in any subject area. Applicant must be involved in football or music. Recipient must receive a 2.5 GPA or higher their first semester to receive their second scholarship check.

Nick Tilton Memorial Scholarship - 2021 - Andrew Murrey

2021 - Andrew Murrey

Andrew is attending Zane State College majoring in Information Technology and Cyber Security.

Nick Tilton Memorial Scholarship - 2020 - Megan Judson

2020 - Megan Judson

Megan is a 2020 graduate of West Muskingum High School and will be attending the Ohio State University for Biochemistry.

Nick Tilton Memorial Scholarship - 2019 - Austin McCleary

2019 - Austin McCleary

Austin McCleary is a 2019 graduate of West Muskingum High School. Austin is undecided on his college selection at this time. Pictured with Nick's parents, Jeff Tilton and Debbon Kappes.

Nick Tilton Memorial Scholarship - 2017 - Christopher Knaup

2017 - Christopher Knaup

2017 Nick Tilton Memorial Scholarship winner, Christopher Knaup, pictured with Nick's parents, Debbon Kappes and Mayor Jeff Tilton.

Nick Tilton Memorial Scholarship - 2016 - Brandon Swope

2016 - Brandon Swope

Brandon is a graduating senior from West Muskingum High School.