Knights of Columbus Scholarship application

Knights of Columbus Scholarship application

An applicant must:

  • Be entering freshman year of an undergraduate program leading to a bachelor’s degree at a college or university in the United States. Or be graduating from 8th grade spring 2017.
  • Be a member of St Catherine’s Parish in Pittstown, NJ.
  • Attend the St Catherines Knights of Columbus awards ceremony on June 27th to accept the award.
  • Submit a 1000 word essay by June 11th 2017 to Herman Martin (Grand Knight) on one of the following topics:

Why do I think I deserve the Knights of Columbus scholarship?

What Charity means to me?

Why is Religious freedom important?

The 4 Pillars of the Knights of Columbus are Charity, Unity, Fraternity and Patriotism.

In Charity’s name Our KOC Council #15217 will be awarding 4 scholarships: 2 will be awarded to 2017 High School Seniors $1000.00 each (1 Boy and 1 Girl) 2 will be awarded to 2017 8th grade students $250.00 each (1 Boy and 1 Girl).


Submit to:

Attn: Worthy Grand Knight Herman Martin

27 Sandbrook Headquarters Road

Stockton, NJ 08559