2018 Ristaino Scholarship Application Available - English
Application English Version
The 2018 Ristaino Scholarship applications, in both English and Spanish are available. The English version application is attached - NOTE the Application deadline is March 6.
Total Awards will consist of up to 4 awards between $1000 and $1500 for grades 1-12.
Applicants must be a child or grandchild of a Knights of Columbus Third Degree member of Annapolis Council #1384, and must be in good standing relative to paid-up dues.
Applicants must be attending or planning to attend an accredited Catholic school in the area. Scholarship awards are for tuition only and for the 2018-19 academic year. Application may be submitted for subsequent years but there is no guarantee of renewal of the award. A key factor in the evaluation of scholarship candidates will be the sponsor’s participation in Annapolis Council activities over the past year. Awards will also be based upon academic excellence, personal qualifications, and financial need. In the area of personal qualifications, overall community service and support for the church from the applicant and applicant’s family over the past year will be a factor in the award evaluation. The applicant should submit an essay; the topic is “What a Catholic Education Means to Me.”