Governor Mitch Daniels proposed the idea for the scholarship last year to reward those students who finish up high school early.
Originally designed as a K-7 school, the Bloomington Project School Director Daniel Baron said the additional grades became essential.
Local high school students compete globally in their solar bikes and cars.
The reasons for the schools' improvement vary, say teachers and administrators.
The university will place representatives in five regions of the country to attract more students from outside Indiana.
The approach a local school is using to improve student achievement is being incorporated at districts across the nation.
A student may sue the Indianapolis area school district, alleging officials failed to protect her from repeated racial harassment and threats of violence.
A new study highlights Indiana high schools which are making an effort to combat high dropout rates.
Basketball Coach J.R. Holmes is interviewed by WTIU about the 4A Basketball Championship.