Seventeenth Annual Bishop Vincent DePaul Breen College Scholarship

Knights of Columbus

In honor of Bishop Breen and to support the St Magdalen’s community, the Knights of Columbus are proud to offer four scholarships to eligible candidates. Guidelines and eligibility requirements:

  1. Two five hundred dollar scholarships will be awarded to graduating high school seniors for the purposes of defraying college costs.
  2. A two hundred and fifty dollar scholarship shall be awarded to a student planning to attend a Catholic high school.
  3. Scholarships mentioned under items one and two shall be awarded to students who are members of St. Magdalen’s parish.
  4. The high school scholarship mentioned in item two above may only be won once by any candidate. 
  5. If an eligible candidate for these scholarships is not available, these scholarships shall accrue to the following year.
  6. All applicants and their representatives shall submit an application no later than June 30th, 2020. Late entries shall not be accepted. Only one application needs to be submitted.
  7. Applications should be mailed to:                                                                                      Craig O’Brien at 3 Johnston Drive Flemington, New Jersey 08822
  8. Scholarship winners will be selected by a committee drawn from the membership of the Knights of Columbus Council 3294. Scholarship winners shall be announced July 15th, 2020.
  9. Scholarship recipients must enroll in an accredited college in the fall of 2020 for at least twelve semester hours.
  10. Checks to the recipients shall be made jointly to the student and the school of their choice.

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