Margaret Wheeler Kennedy Scholarship

The Margaret Wheeler Kennedy Scholarship, established by her children, R. Michael Wheeler, Gay Wheeler Gilroy, Susan Wheeler Johnson, and J. Greg Wheeler, honors their mother and her commitment to children, Church and education. Preference will be given to students who are active in Sacred Heart Catholic Church, St. Francis Catholic Church or St. Vincent Pallotti Catholic Church however, if no one from one of the churches listed applies, students from Holy Family Catholic Church may be considered.

Eligibility

  • Be in the top 25% of your graduating class
  • Be an active member of one of the following churches – Sacred Heart Catholic Church, St. Francis Catholic Church or St. Vincent Pallotti Catholic Church however, if no one from one of the churches listed applies, students from Holy Family Catholic Church will be considered.

Donor
Margaret Wheeler Kennedy Scholarship
Award
$2,000.00 single award
Deadline
04/01/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you in the top 25% of your graduating class and actively attend either Sacred Heart Catholic Church, St. Francis Catholic Church or St. Vincent Pallotti Catholic Church.
  2. Are you in the top 25% of your graduating class and are an active member of the Holy Family Catholic Church?
  3. Please provide a 250-300 word essay that covers: Why have you applied for this particular scholarship? What will it mean to you if you are the recipient? What are your plans after you finish college? How has your church life influenced your goals for the future?
  4. Provide the name and email address of your pastor/youth director who knows your character and is willing to submit an online reference on your behalf (no relatives).