FOR INCOMING STUDENTS

The top scorers on the November and December Placement Exams are awarded scholarships. Students receiving an Academic Scholarship must maintain an overall average of 85 or above and maintain good behavior to renew the scholarship the following years.

The St. Paul Faculty Scholarship Fund awards $1,000 scholarships annually to incoming freshmen. Students will be chosen based on academic standing and community and school involvement, and financial need. There is no application other than to apply for tuition assistance.

The John E. Tavera (JET) Memorial Scholarship: is a one-year, $1,000 scholarship awarded to an incoming freshman who is a resident of Bristol.  Like John, the recipient must have a good-natured, fun-loving, and positive personality, and have an interest in athletics.  Deadline: Return to the Finance Office by Tuesday, February 1, 2022.

 

Scholarship Applications

Applications for the following scholarships are available by clicking on each link below.
Return the completed scholarship application(s) to the St. Paul Catholic High School Finance Office by February 1, 2022.
In addition, to the scholarship application, a tuition assistance application should be submitted to FACTS Grant & Aid by January 17, 2022. A link to the FACTS Grant & Aid online application is available at http://spchs.com/parents/tuition-assistance/.

The Rev. Edmund O’Brien Scholarship: is a renewable scholarship awarded to incoming freshmen based on academic promise, financial need, involvement in school/community activities, and strength of character.

The St. Paul / Southington Scholarship: offers several four year scholarships for members of Southington Catholic parishes who are entering their 9th grade year at St. Paul Catholic High School.

The Sharon Mielcarz Scholarship: is a $500 renewable scholarship awarded to an incoming freshman girl who has been accepted to and is registered to attend St. Paul Catholic High School. Mrs. Mielcarz was caring, cheerful, enthusiastic, and optimistic. The ideal candidate would model those characteristics.

The Catholic Elementary School Graduate Scholarship: Several four-year scholarships will be awarded annually to students graduating from a Catholic elementary school within the Archdiocese of Hartford.

The $1,500 Edward and Alba Krawiecki Family Scholarship: will be awarded to an incoming or current student, who is a practicing Catholic and a resident of Bristol.

St. Paul Catholic High School Kulhowvick Scholarship: candidates must live in Litchfield County, with preference given to residents of Torrington and Winsted, and must demonstrate strong academic performance and must have financial need.

The St. Paul Litchfield County Scholarship: Several four-year scholarships will be awarded to students who live in Litchfield County, and who are entering the 9th Grade at St. Paul Catholic High School.

Please check the St. Paul website periodically to see if any new scholarships have been announced.

 

FROM THE FOUNDATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF CATHOLIC SCHOOLS

The Foundation for the Advancement of Catholic Schools has announced the availability of additional NEW scholarships for the current school year, 2021-2022 at St. Paul Catholic High School

  • A single one-time award, in the amount of $2,000, from the FACS General Fund in the name of recently passed FACS Trustee, Andrew Sullivan.
  • A single new 4-yr renewable award, in the amount of $2,500 per year, from the Archbishop’s Scholarship Fund. This scholarship is renewable through academic year 2024-2025 or until graduation, whichever comes first.
  • Two new 4-yr renewable awards, in the amount of $1,000 each per year, from the Michele and Donald D’Amour Scholarship Fund – these scholarships are renewable through academic year 2024-2025 or until graduation, whichever comes first.

Eligible applicants must demonstrate financial need and academic promise.  Current Freshman, Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors may apply for any of these awards. A student may receive more than one Foundation scholarship per year. The Foundation is expediting the application process for these newly available awards so that they do not conflict with the scholarships for 2022-2023, which will be announced in the later on this winter.

Click HERE for the scholarship application form. Only one completed application is needed to apply for all of the scholarships listed above.

1) Fill out the application electronically and email with all supporting documents to egunn@spchs.com.

OR

2) Print the application, complete and mail with all supporting documents to Mrs. Gunn in the St. Paul Catholic High School Finance Office at 1001 Stafford Ave, Bristol, CT 06010.

All applications must be received by January 18, 2022. Mrs. Gunn will submit all applications to Mr. Dupont for him to complete the Principal’s Statement.

* International students are not eligible for these scholarships.

 

FROM OUTSIDE SOURCES – FOR INCOMING AND CURRENT STUDENTS

Elementary schools, parishes, religious organizations, and various civic organizations may offer scholarships for students attending St. Paul Catholic High School.

Divine Providence Parish offers the Albert & Florence Swanson Scholarship for students who are members of St. Joseph Church, New Britain.

The Malerbo Memorial Scholarship is managed by the Main Street Foundation and is awarded to new and continuing students residing in Bristol. Applicants must apply annually.

The Lena M. & Peter L. Korotie Scholarship is managed by the Main Street Foundation. Special consideration is given to students who show particular interest in the areas of math and science.

The 4 Burns Scholarship is managed by the Main Street Foundation and is awarded to students from St. Joseph School, Bristol, who enter their 9th-grade year at St. Paul Catholic High School.

St. Ann Church of Avon offers a $1000 renewable scholarship to a qualified Hartford or New Britain resident who enrolls at St. Paul. Contact Elizabeth Gunn at egunn@spchs.com for further information.

 

FOR CURRENT STUDENTS

St. Paul has scholarship opportunities for continuing students. Each spring St. Paul Catholic High School awards Memorial Scholarships from funds that have been established through parents, alumni, and friends of St Paul Catholic High School. Students are nominated by faculty and administration. Scholarship amounts vary from $200 to $1,500 and are awarded to current St. Paul Catholic students.

The $1,500 Edward and Alba Krawiecki Family Scholarship: will be awarded to an incoming or current student, who is a practicing Catholic and a resident of Bristol. Interested candidates should complete this application and send it to the St. Paul Catholic High School Finance Office by February 1, 2022. In addition, a tuition assistance application should be submitted to FACTS Grant & Aid by January 17, 2022. A link to the FACTS Grant & Aid online application is available at http://spchs.com/parents/tuition-assistance/.