The Saint Scholarship is given to the three incoming freshman who achieve the highest scores on our November Placement Tests. In addition, students who apply for financial aid by completing the FACTS Grant and Aid application are also considered for Diocesan and Endowed scholarships.
In addition to Diocesan and Endowed scholarships, families may apply to the three outside scholarships listed below. Some of these scholarships may have application deadlines.
James A. Greenleaf, Jr., Memorial Scholarship Fund
The Greenleaf Scholarship is available to students entering grade 9 in the 2018/2019 school year. It was established in memory of Jim Greenleaf, alumnus from the class of 1987, who lost his life in the September 11th attack on the World Trade Center. This scholarship will be awarded to one student in the amount of $12,000 for each year of high school at Saint Bernard School; there are also several $500 book awards. The application is available now on the Greenleaf Scholarship website and is due by March 15, 2018.
The 2017/2018 scholarship recipients are (from L to R) Grace Murphy, grade 11, Sean Power, grade 10, Serena Britner, grade 9, and Emily Smith, grade 12.
Margaret Twomey - Reagan Scholarship
Open to graduates of St. Joseph School, New London. Application and information about the scholarship will be sent to your home. If you have any questions, please see the Advancement Office.
The John T. and Helen Mooney Memorial Scholarship
The Mooney Scholarship is available to students entering grades 10,11 or 12 in the 2018/2019 school year. This scholarship, established in 1998, honors the parents of seven Saint Bernard alumni, who together select a recipient of the $1,000 scholarship each year. More information and the application can be found on the Mooney Memorial Scholarship website. The deadline for this scholarship is before March 31, 2018.
The Peter Seng Fund Scholarship
The Peter Seng Fund Scholarship is available to students in grades 6 through 12 who are parishioners of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church in Quaker Hill, CT and have demonstrated financial need. This scholarship was established by former Connecticut College professor, Peter Seng. In addtion to the criteria of above, students must be accepted to Saint Bernard School and complete the FACTS Tuition Management Grant and Aid form.