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*** SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED FOR 2021-22 ***

BILL NUGENT MEMORIAL AND LINDA NUGENT SCHOLARSHIP (1 @ $500 OR 2 @ $250)

  • Student entering grades 6-12
  • Financial need considered
  • Scholarship must be used for tuition only.
  • Recipient must write a thank-you note.
  • Student interested in art

CATHOLIC FINANCIAL LIFE 

  • Student entering grades 1-8 and 9-12
  • Student is a member of Catholic Financial Life
  • Scholarship is run through Catholic Financial Life.

CATHOLIC ORDER OF FORESTERS

  • Student entering grades K-12
  • Parent is a member of Catholic Order of Foresters
  • Scholarship is run through Catholic Order of Foresters

CATHRYN REIGEL-KOLPANEN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP ($500)

  • Student entering grades 4K-12
  • 50 word typed essay
  • Financial need considered
  • Scholarship must be used for tuition only
  • Thank you note required upon acceptance of scholarship

CHARLES HENNES MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (2 @ $525)

  • Student entering 12th grade
  • Student must show integrity and participate in service activities
  • 200-400 word typed essay
  • Financial need considered
  • Thank you card is required upon acceptance of scholarship.

COACH WALT KROLL SCHOLARSHIP ($500)

  • Student entering grades 9-12
  • Demonstrates athletic and academic ability
  • 200-400 word typed essay

DEENY-ROSSITER FOUNDERS SCHOLARSHIP (4 @ $500)

  • Student entering grades 9-12
  • 200-400 word typed essay
  •  Financial need considered.

GERTRUDE STADLER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP ($500)

  • Student entering grades 9-12
  • Student has a strong desire for a Catholic education.  Student should have strong moral character and make stewardship a part of their life through school, community and church.
  • Two  letters of recommendation from volunteer coordinators
  • 200-400 word typed essay.
  • Financial need considered.

HEINZEN-WUNROW FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP (2 @ $500)

  • A desire for Catholic Education.     
  • Eligible applicants are committed to Columbus Catholic Schools as shown by a sibling in Columbus High School or a sibling, parent, or grandparent who graduated from Columbus Catholic High School.
  • Financial need required.
  • Thank you note to Dave & Jean Wunrow required upon acceptance of the scholarship.

JOHN & BETTY HARTL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP ($500)

  • Student entering grades 9-12
  • Student must have siblings that have previously graduated from CHS or currently attend CCS
  • Student must have a strong desire for a Catholic education
  • Financial need required
  • Thank you to the family of John & Betty Hartl required upon acceptance of this scholarship.

JOSEPH & BERNADINE WEBER FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP (2 @ $500)

  • Student entering grade 3-5 and 9-12.
  • Financial need considered
  • Student is a practicing member of Our Lady of Peace Parish.
  • Scholarship must be used for tuition only.

KEITH BINDER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP ($250)

  • Student entering grades 9-12
  • Student must be interested in the field of technical education
  • 200 -400 word typed essay
  • Thank you note required upon acceptance of scholarship

MARY PURKAPILE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP ($500)

  • Student entering grades 9-12
  • Student must play an instrument and/or sing
  • Student must be involved in music ministry or pursuing a vocation in religious life
  • 200-400 word typed essay
  • Financial need considered
  • Thank you note required upon acceptance of scholarship

MELISSA ELDERBROOK MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP ($500)

  • Student entering grades 10-12
  • Student must show a genuine love for instrumental music
  • Student must be a current band student
  • 200-400 word typed essay
  • Thank you note required upon acceptance of scholarship

RON & ELLEN MAURER FAMILY UNDERGRAD SCHOLARSHIP ($500)

  • Student entering grades 10-12
  • Practicing OLP Parishioner
  • 200-400 word typed essay
  • Financial need required
  • Thank you to the Ron & Ellen Maurer required upon acceptance of this scholarship.

SIR KNIGHT HERBERT WEIGEL MEMORIAL FUND SCHOLARSHIP (amt. varies)

  • Student entering grades 6-12
  • Financial need considered
  • Scholarship is run through the Fr John Eisen Assembly 1219 Knights of Columbus

SR. MIRANDA BUESSELER SCHOLARSHIP ($200)

  • Student entering grades 9-12
  • Students must express an interest in science
  • Recommendation by Science teacher
  • 200-400 word typed essay

SSGT. JOSEPH J. ALTMANN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (2 @ $500 one for CCMS and one for CCHS)

  • Student entering grades 6-8 and 9-12
  • Family must consistently use the Gift Card Program
  • 200-400 word typed essay
  • Financial need considered
  • Thank you to John & Jan Altmann required upon acceptance of this scholarship.

STEVENS ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP FOR ATHLETICS ($500)

  • Current student entering 12th grade
  • Student participating in the third year of athletics and have earned a varsity letter at Columbus Catholic, outstanding academic performance, and exhibit exemplary sportsmanlike conduct.
  • Thank you to Mike and Mary Stevens required upon acceptance of this scholarship.

STEVENS ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP FOR MUSIC ($500)

  • Current student entering 12th grade
  • Student enrolled in the third year of study in the music program at Columbus Catholic, outstanding academic performance, and participation in solo ensemble.
  • Thank you to Mike and Mary Stevens required upon acceptance of this scholarship.

We also encourage you to apply for a Columbus Catholic Schools Tuition Grant at FACTS Grant and Aid here: https://online.factsmgt.com/SignIn.aspx. Our tuition grants are based on family need as calculated using a number of factors, including local cost-of-living.  All grant decisions are made locally so we can help as many families as possible.