Questions regarding scholarships? Contact Elizabeth Gunn at egunn@spchs.com or call 860.584.0911 x 28.

Christopher D. Corbett Memorial Fund elementary and high school scholarships.  Applicants must be students currently enrolled in Catholic school who have been accepted into a Catholic elementary school or high school for the 2022-23 academic year.  The award is $500 for elementary school recipients and $1,000 for high school recipients. Graduating eighth grade students may apply for the $1,000 high school scholarship if they will be attending St. Paul Catholic High School in the fall.

Applicants please complete all the required information and submit your completed application to the Guidance Office no later than 3:00pm on Tuesday, May 3, 2022.

 

SCHOLARSHIPS FROM THE FOUNDATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF CATHOLIC SCHOOLS FOR THE 2022-2023 ACADEMIC YEAR

One FACS application can be used to apply for all the scholarships for which a student qualifies. The applications must be received at St. Paul Catholic High School by Monday, 3/28/2022.

Jo and Gus Berkes Scholarship – Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic excellence, to two students entering St. Paul Catholic High School.

David T. Chase Scholarship – Awarded on the basis of financial need, entrepreneurial spirit and academic promise to one incoming freshman at St. Paul Catholic High School.

Bishop Peter A. Rosazza Scholarship – Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic promise to an incoming freshman at St. Paul Catholic High School who is of Hispanic descent.

FACS High School Scholarship – Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic promise to current or incoming students at St. Paul Catholic High School.

Pope John Paul II Scholarship – Awarded to current or incoming students who attended Sacred Heart School in New Britain, on the basis of financial need and academic excellence. Preference is for students of Polish descent.

Roberta S. and Bruce A. Wilson Scholarship – Awarded to a current or incoming student on the basis of financial need and academic promise, with preference to a student living in Farmington, CT.

 

Note for students who submitted an application in January: FACS can use the applications that they submitted in January as long as financial information and any other pertinent information is updated.

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 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 deadline for applications is 4 p.m. on March 11, 2022.

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 deadline for applications is 4 p.m. on March 11, 2022.

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. The 4Burns Scholarship – St. Joseph/St. Paul Fund is not available in 2022.

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/.