Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Young Scholars Program
The Foundation’s Young Scholars Program is designed to nurture exceptional students who have demonstrated, through academic excellence and extracurricular activities, that they have the potential to excel. Students apply for the program in 7th grade, enter the program in 8th grade, and continue through high school. Applications are typically due in mid-April. For more information and to apply online, visit www.jkcf.org
Daniel Rudd Scholarship Fund
The Daniel Rudd Scholarship Fund is administered by the Office and Board of African American Catholic Ministries in the Archdiocese of Baltimore. The scholarship, named after the founder of the National Black Catholic Congress, is open to low-income Catholic students, currently residing in the metropolitan area of Baltimore and enrolled in a Catholic school within the Archdiocese of Baltimore. For more information, call 410-625-8472 or email AACM@archbalt.org
The Knott Scholarship Funds
The Knott Scholarship Funds offers four year, full tuition elementary and secondary scholarships to academically accomplished students entering 5th or 9th grade. This unique scholarship is only available to Catholic students in the Archdiocese of Baltimore who wish to attend a Catholic school. Applications are due every year in March for scholarships starting the following fall. Please visit www.knottscholar.org
Knights of Columbus Scholarships
The Maryland State Council of the Knights of Columbus is the sponsor of several high school scholarships for its members and for Catholic students in general. The application period begins November 1st, and all applications must be received by the scholarship committee no later than March 1st. For more information or for applications, visit the Knights of Columbus website
Colleen and Erin Marlatt Scholarship
This scholarship, awarded through The Colleen and Erin Marlatt Scholarship Fund, is intended to recognize the significant sacrifices made by teachers and administrators who have accepted God’s call to the ministry of Catholic education. To be eligible to apply, a student must be a dependent of a full-time teacher or administrator with three or more years in a Catholic elementary or high school within the Archdiocese of Baltimore. The student must be entering as a freshman in a Catholic high school.
Gary Lee Ryon Jr. Memorial Scholarship
Sponsored by the Gary Lee Ryon Jr. Memorial Foundation, Inc., scholarships are awarded to 8th grade students accepted into a Catholic high school in the Archdiocese of Baltimore or Washington. For more information, please email Betty Ryon at firstname.lastname@example.org
. Applications must be postmarked no later than May 1st of the applicant’s 8th grade year.
Theresa F. Truschel Charitable Foundation, Inc.
Established to provide scholarships to students attending Catholic schools at all levels and grants to Catholic institutions and organizations helping those who require temporary financial assistance to support themselves and their families. Applications are open from April 1 to April 30 each year. Visit the Truschel Charitable Foundation website
for more information.