Nativity Catholic School

Nativity Catholic School

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A National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence

Frenchy Cyr Memorial Scholarship

Father Vincent S. Sikora Knights of Columbus Council No. 7992 will award six Knights of Columbus, Clarence “Frenchy” Cyr Memorial Scholarships in memory of the Council’s Charter Grand Knight.

These six scholarships of $1000 each, for Catholic secondary school education tuition will be awarded to the son or daughter of registered parish members or the son, daughter or grandchild of Council 7992 members who best exemplify the traits of perseverance, effort, and contribution to his or her community.

Six scholarships were awarded in 2019 and six will be available in 2020. One scholarship will be awarded to the eighth-grade student with the highest score and has been designated the Simon C. Kralik Memorial Scholarship; all entrants, including eighth-grade students, will compete for the remaining scholarships.

If you have any questions please contact Dave Zivich at [email protected].

Applicants must meet these three requirements:

  1. The applicant must be a registered member of Nativity Catholic Church in Burke, Virginia; or a daughter, son, or grandchild of an active member of the Fr. Vincent S. Sikora, Knights of Columbus Council No. 7992.
  2. Entry is limited to 8th-grade students who will attend Catholic secondary (high) school during the 2020-2021 academic year.
  3. The scholarship award may only be used for Catholic secondary school tuition.