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2019-2020 SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

We are pleased that you are interested in learning about scholarship opportunities at CBA. Whether you are a future freshman or a current student, you’re at the right place to explore your educational and award options.

The CBA Scholarship Program is a resource for incoming and current students seeking scholarship funding. The mission of the program is to help make CBA a more affordable option for outstanding students by providing a wide array of school-sponsored and externally funded scholarships. From the James L. Schwartz memorial scholarship for Performing Arts to the Brother Patrick Higgins memorial scholarship for Science and Technology, CBA offers a full complement of scholarship opportunities. To apply for a scholarship, students must meet eligibility requirements and submit the appropriate application and documentation (if specified) by set deadlines. Deadlines may vary by specific scholarship; please note the deadline dates on each application.

The following scholarships are available for the 2019/2020 school year. Please read the criteria to determine if you may be eligible before applying.  A student may apply for as many scholarships as he chooses and for which he is eligible, but no student will be awarded more than one direct application scholarship. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

THE FOLLOWING INVITE DIRECT APPLICATION FROM STUDENTS:

You may apply for the following scholarships by sending an email to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org.

All supplemental materials (letters of recommendation, proof of service, portfolio materials, and performance videos) must be emailed to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org with applicant last name and names of scholarships being applied for in the subject line.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Letters of recommendation and proof of service must come directly from the person providing the recommendation or the proof of service.

Any family applying for a financial need-based scholarship must submit the financial aid application through FACTS Management in order to be considered.

Class of 2023 Scholarships

  • The Christian Brothers Lincroft Endowed Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen in the 2019/ 2020 school year 

    Founded by the De La Salle Christian Brothers Community in Lincroft, this full tuition scholarship will be based on the applicant’s academic record, financial need, completed application with essay (essay topic will be available when application period opens), and a letter of personal recommendation from a representative of the candidate’s middle school

    This scholarship is renewable for three additional years provided that the student maintains an overall GPA of 80.

    The application period for this scholarship opens on December 31, 2018 and closes on January 24, 2019.

     

  • The Conte First Generation American Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen in the 2019/ 2020 school year 

    Founded by J.P. Conte ’81, this full scholarship is designated for a student who has self-identified as an immigrant or a child or immigrant parents.  The completed application includes a letter of recommendation on the applicant’s personal character from a representative of the candidate’s middle school and documented evidence of financial need.

    This scholarship is renewable for three additional years provided the the student maintains an overall GPA of 80.

    The application period for this scholarship opens on December 31, 2018 and closes on January 24, 2019.

     

  • The Cartier Family Scholarship for Community Service

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Founded by Mark and Stephanie Cartier,  this $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to an incoming freshman who has demonstrated a selfless love of his community.  The complete application includes an essay, documented evidence of a minimum of 40 hours spent in service to the community in the calendar year 2018, and documented evidence of financial need.

    This $2,500 scholarship will be applied only in the 2019/ 2020 school year.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019.

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    This scholarship is awarded for “Community service.”  Based on your relevant experiences, how do you define the term “Community service” and what has this idea meant to your life?

    Please attach your essay to your submission email; the title of the document should include your last name and “Cartier.”

    Please send evidence of a minimum of 40 hours spent in service to the community in the 2018 calendar year to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org.   Evidence must be sent directly by the person providing the evidence; the title of this file should include the applicant’s last name and “Cartier.”

  • The William and Kathyn Dodge Family Endowed Scholarship for Community Service

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Founded by Bill and Kathy Dodge,  this $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a qualified incoming freshman who strives for a CBA education and has demonstrated a selfless love of his community.  The complete application includes an essay, documented evidence of a minimum of 40 hours spent in service to the community in the calendar year 2018, and documented evidence of financial need.

    This $2,500 scholarship will be applied only in the 2019/ 2020 school year.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019.

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    This scholarship is awarded for “Community service.”  Based on your relevant experiences, how do you define the term “Community service” and what has this idea meant to your life?

    Please attach your essay to your submission email; the title of the document should include your last name and “Dodge.”

    Please send evidence of a minimum of 40 hours spent in service to the community in the 2018 calendar year to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org.   Evidence must be sent directly by the person providing the evidence; the title of this file should include the applicant’s last name and “Dodge.”

  • The Brother Bernard A. McKenna FSC Memorial Scholarship for Academic Merit
    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2019/ 2020 school year
    This $2,500 scholarship, endowed by Patrick Thornton ’71, is in memory of CBA’s first principal, Brother A. Bernard McKenna.  This scholarship will be awarded to an incoming freshman with a financial need who has demonstrated overall outstanding academic success.  The complete application includes an essay.
    This scholarship is renewable for three additional years provided that the recipient maintains an overall GPA of 80.
    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019.

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    The Academy Oath states that CBA students will “strive for wisdom in our pursuit of knowledge.”  What does this mean to you and how do you plan to achieve this as a CBA student?

    Please attach your essay to your submission email; the title of the document should include your last name and “McKenna.”

     

  • The Mothers Club Endowed Scholarship for Christian Leadership

     

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen in the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Founded by the CBA Mothers Club, this $2,000 endowed scholarship will be awarded to a student who has demonstrated leadership as a member of the Boy Scouts of America and will be based on the student’s academic record, financial need, completed application with essay, and a letter of personal recommendation from a representative of the Boy Scouts.

    This scholarship is renewable for three additional years provided that the recipient maintains an overall GPA of 80.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019.

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    This scholarship is awarded for “Christian leadership.”  Based on your relevant experiences, how do you define the term “Christian leader” and why do you consider yourself to be one?

    Please attach your essay to your submission email; the title of the document should include your last name and “Mothers Club.”

    Please have a letter(s) verifying your involvement as a leader in the Boy Scouts of America sent to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org.  This letter must be sent directly by the person providing the evidence; the title of this file should include the applicant’s last name and “Mothers Club.”

  • The Thomas J. DeFelice '70 Memorial Scholarship for Christian Leadership

    Eligibility: Incoming freshman in the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Founded in honor of Thomas J. DeFelice by his brother Paul, this $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to an incoming freshman who has demonstrated superior Christian leadership.  The completed application includes an essay, documented evidence of Christian leadership, and documented evidence of financial need.

    This scholarship will be applied only in the 2019/ 2020 school year.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019.

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    This scholarship is awarded for “Christian leadership.”  Based on your relevant experiences, how do you define the term “Christian leader” and why do you consider yourself to be one?

    Please attach your essay to your submission email; the title of the document should include your last name and “DeFelice.”

    Please have a letter(s) verifying your involvement in Christian leadership sent to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org.  This letter must be sent directly by the person providing the evidence; the title of this file should include the applicant’s last name and “DeFelice.”

  • The James and Lucia Ham Family Scholarship for Science and Technology

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Founded by Lucia Ham, this $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to an incoming freshman who has demonstrated a talent for critical thought and creativity in science and technology. The completed application includes an essay, a letter of recommendation from a Science teacher who taught the candidate in middle school, and documented evidence of a science/ technology project completed in the calendar year 2018.

    This $2,000 scholarship is renewable for three additional years provided that the student maintains a GPA in science of 80 and demonstrates continued involvement with the CBA science program.  The winner will be invited to sit for the CBA AP Biology placement exam for freshmen.

    APPLICATION PERIODS OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019.

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    Please discuss the most important discovery or research conducted since the year 2000.  How has it/will it directly impact your life and what would you like to do to contribute to further research?

    Please attach your essay to your submission email; the title of the document should include your last name and “Ham.” In addition, provide evidence/summary of a science/ technology project you completed in the 2017 calendar year.

    Please attach your evidence as a word or video file to your submission email; the title of the file should include your last name and “Ham.”

    Please have a Middle School science teacher send letter of recommendation to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org.  Letter of recommendation must be sent directly by the person providing the recommendation; the title of this file should include the applicant’s last name and “Ham.”

  • The Brother Patrick Higgins FSC Memorial Scholarship for Science and Technology

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen in the 2019/ 2020 school year. 

    Founded in memory of Brother Patrick Higgins FSC, this $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to an incoming freshman who has demonstrated a talent for critical thought and creativity in science and technology. The completed application includes an essay, a letter of recommendation from a Science teacher who taught the candidate in middle school, and documented evidence of a science/ technology project completed in the calendar year 2018.

    This $2,500 scholarship will be applied only in the 2019/ 2020 school year.  The winner will be invited to sit for the CBA AP Biology placement exam for freshmen.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019.

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    Please discuss the most important discovery or research conducted since the year 2000.  How has it/will it directly impact your life and what would you like to do to contribute to further research?

    Please attach your essay to your submission email; the title of the document should include your last name and “Higgins.” In addition, provide evidence/ summary of a science/ technology project you completed in the 2018 calendar year (please attach as word or video file(s)).

    Please attach your evidence as a word or video file to your submission email; the title of the file should include your last name and “Higgins.”

    Please have a Middle School science teacher send letter of recommendation to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org.  Letter of recommendation must be sent directly by the person providing the recommendation; the title of this file should include the applicant’s last name and “Higgins.”

  • The John Vickers '82 Memorial Scholarship for Science and Technologoy

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen in the 2019/ 2020 school year. 

    Founded by Peter and Carmel Vickers, in loving memory of their son John Vickers ’82, this $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to an incoming freshman who has demonstrated a talent for critical thought and creativity in science and technology. The completed application includes an essay, a letter of recommendation from a Science teacher who taught the candidate in middle school, and documented evidence of a science/ technology project completed in the calendar year 2018.

    This $2,500 scholarship will be applied only in the 2019/ 2020 school year.  The winner will be invited to sit for the CBA AP Biology placement exam for freshmen.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019.

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    Please discuss the most important discovery or research conducted since the year 2000.  How has it/will it directly impact your life and what would you like to do to contribute to further research?

    Please attach your essay to your submission email; the title of the document should include your last name and “Vickers.” In addition, provide evidence/ summary of a science/ technology project you completed in the 2018 calendar year (please attach as word or video file(s)).

    Please attach your evidence as a word or video file to your submission email; the title of the file should include your last name and “Vickers.”

    Please have a Middle School science teacher send letter of recommendation to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org.  Letter of recommendation must be sent directly by the person providing the recommendation; the title of this file should include the applicant’s last name and “Vickers.”

  • The Brother Cyril O'Neill FSC Memorial Scholarship for Social Sciences

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen in the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Founded in memory of Brother Cyril O’Neill FSC, this $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to an incoming freshman who has demonstrated a talent in critical thought and creativity in the social sciences (history, geography, social studies, economics, psychology).  The completed application includes an essay and a letter of recommendation from a Social Studies teacher who taught the candidate in middle school.

    This scholarship will be applied only in the 2019/ 2020 school year.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019.

    Required Essay (500 word limit): 

    Please discuss the most important discovery, research, or event in the social sciences since the year 2000.  How has it/ will it directly impact your life and what would you like to do to contribute to further research or discovery?

    Please attach your essay to your submission email; the title of the document should include your last name and “O’Neill.”

    Please have a Middle School social studies teacher send a letter of recommendation to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org.  Letter of recommendation must be sent directly by the person providing the recommendation; the title of this file should include the applicant’s last name and “O’Neill.”

  • The Sheridan Family Scholarship for Performing Arts

    Eligibility:  Incoming freshmen for the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Founded by Terrence and Mary Sheridan, this $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to an incoming freshman who has demonstrated an exceptional talent in the performing arts and an interest in pursuing the performing arts at CBA.  The completed application will include a video of a representative performance in the performing arts and documented evidence of financial need.  Videos will be uploaded as part of the scholarship application.

    This scholarship will be applied only in the 2019/ 2020 school year.

    APPLICATION PERIOD DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019

    Please attach ONE video of a live performance in the performing arts before an audience

    Please attach your file to your submission email addressed to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org; the title of the file should include your last name and “Sheridan.”

  • The Brother Joseph Miggins, FSC Memorial Scholarship for Performing Arts

    Eligibility:  Incoming freshmen for the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Founded by Joseph ’76 and Miriam Tort, and supported by family and friends of the Torts, in memory of Brother Joseph Miggins FSC a beloved supporter of the performing arts at CBA, this $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to an incoming freshman who has demonstrated an exceptional talent in the performing arts and an interest in pursuing the performing arts at CBA.  The completed application will include a video of a representative performance in the performing arts and documented evidence of financial need.  Videos will be uploaded as part of the scholarship application.

    This scholarship is renewable for three years provided that the recipient maintains an overall GPA of 80, actively participates in the performing arts in each of his years, and continues to provide evidence of financial aid.

    APPLICATION PERIOD DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019

    Please attach ONE video of a live performance in the performing arts before an audience

    Please attach your file to your submission email addressed to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org; the title of the file should include your last name and “Miggins.”

  • The James L. Schwartz '70 Scholarship for Performing Arts

    Eligibility: Incoming freshman in the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Founded by Jon ’72 and Jane Schwartz in loving memory of James Schwartz ’70, this $1,000 endowed scholarship will be awarded to an incoming freshman who has demonstrated an exceptional talent in the performing arts and an interest in pursuing the performing arts at CBA.  The completed application will include a video of a representative performance in the performing arts and documented evidence of financial need.  Videos will be uploaded as part of the scholarship application.

    This scholarship will be applied only in the 2019/ 2020 school year.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019

    Please attach ONE video of a live performance in the performing arts before an audience

    Please attach your file to your submission email addressed to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org; the title of the file should include your last name and “Schwartz.”

  • The R. Scott Garley '74 Endowed Scholarship for Creative Writing

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Founded by Scott Garley ’74, this $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to an incoming freshman in the 2019/ 2020 school year will be based on financial need and the student’s demonstration of high proficiency in creative writing.  The application will include a portfolio of no fewer than three and no more than five examples of the student’s creative writing.  The completed application will also include a recommendation of the student’s creative writing ability and evidence of financial need.

    This scholarship will be applied only in the 2019/ 2020 school year.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019.

    Please attach between THREE and FIVE samples of your creative writing; the titles of the files should include your last name and “Garley.”

    Please have a letter of recommendation of the applicant’s writing to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org.  Letter of recommendation must be sent directly by the person providing the recommendation; the title of this file should include the applicant’s last name and “Garley.”

  • The Leonard '79 and Lauren Gorski Endowed Scholarship for work in Student Publications

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Founded by Leonard ’79 and Lauren Gorski, this $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to an incoming freshman in the 2019/ 2020 school year who has done exceptional work on a middle school student publication (newspaper, yearbook, literary journal, etc.) and will be based on financial need, completed application with essay, and a letter of personal recommendation from a student publications moderator at the student’s middle school.  The application will include a sampling of the student’s work from the publication.

    This scholarship is renewable for three years provided the student maintains an overall GPA of 80.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019.

    Please attach between THREE and FIVE samples of your work on a student publication; the titles of the files should include your last name and “Gorski.”

    Please have a letter of recommendation of the applicant’s writing to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org.  Letter of recommendation must be sent directly by the person providing the recommendation; the title of this file should include the applicant’s last name and “Gorski.”

  • The Brother Basilian O'Connor FSC Memorial Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Founded in memory of Brother Basilian O’Connor FSC,  this $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to a student currently enrolled in a public middle school.  The completed application requires an essay, evidence of financial need, and a letter of personal recommendation from a representative of the candidate’s middle school.

    This scholarship will be applied only in the 2019/ 2020 school year.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019.

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    What will your classmates say about you at your 25th CBA reunion?

    Please attach your essay to your submission email; the title of the document should include your last name and “O’Connor.”

    Please have a representative of your middle school send letter of recommendation to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org.  Letter of recommendation must be sent directly by the person providing the recommendation; the title of this file should include the applicant’s last name and “O’Connor.”

  • The Brother Henry McGrath FSC Memorial Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Founded in memory of Brother Henry McGrath FSC, this $2,500 scholarship is awarded to a student currently enrolled in a public middle school.  The completed application requires an essay, evidence of financial need, and a letter of personal recommendation from a representative of the candidate’s middle school.

    This scholarship will be applied only in the 2019/ 2020 school year.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019.

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    What will your classmates say about you at your 25th CBA reunion?

    Please attach your essay to your submission email; the title of the document should include your last name and “McGrath.”

    Please have a representative of your middle school send letter of recommendation to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org.  Letter of recommendation must be sent directly by the person providing the recommendation; the title of this file should include the applicant’s last name and “McGrath.”

  • The Robert '00 and Jacqueline Russo Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Founded by Robert ’00 and Jacqueline Russo, this $2,500 scholarship is awarded to a student currently enrolled in a public middle school.  The completed application requires an essay, evidence of financial need, and a letter of personal recommendation from a representative of the candidate’s middle school.

    This scholarship will be applied only in the 2019/ 2020 school year.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019.

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    What will your classmates say about you at your 25th CBA reunion?

    Please attach your essay to your submission email; the title of the document should include your last name and “Russo.”

    Please have a representative of your middle school send letter of recommendation to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org.  Letter of recommendation must be sent directly by the person providing the recommendation; the title of this file should include the applicant’s last name and “Russo.”

  • The Jack Scherer Memorial Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2019/ 2020 school year

    This $2,500 scholarship was created to honor Jack Scherer who passed away on January 16, 2016.  In memory of his strength, courage, compassion, and love for CBA and hockey, the fund supports like-minded students who aspire to an education that is beyond the reach of the family’s financial capacity.  This scholarship is awarded to a student currently enrolled in a public middle school.  The completed application requires an essay, evidence of financial need, and a letter of personal recommendation from a representative of the candidate’s middle school.

    This scholarship will be applied only in the 2019/ 2020 school year.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019.

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    What will your classmates say about you at your 25th CBA reunion?

    Please attach your essay to your submission email; the title of the document should include your last name and “Scherer.”

    Please have a representative of your middle school send letter of recommendation to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org.  Letter of recommendation must be sent directly by the person providing the recommendation; the title of this file should include the applicant’s last name and “Scherer.”

  • The William J. Johnson '89 Memorial Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Founded by Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Ziola ’73 in loving memory of William Johnson ’89, this $1,500 scholarship is awarded to a student currently enrolled in a public middle school.  The completed application requires an essay, evidence of financial need, and a letter of personal recommendation from a representative of the candidate’s middle school.

    This scholarship will be applied only in the 2019/ 2020 school year.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019.

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    What will your classmates say about you at your 25th CBA reunion?

    Please attach your essay to your submission email; the title of the document should include your last name and “Johnson.”

    Please have a representative of your middle school send letter of recommendation to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org.  Letter of recommendation must be sent directly by the person providing the recommendation; the title of this file should include the applicant’s last name and “Johnson.”

  • The Attardi Family Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2019/ 2020 year

    Founded by members of the Attardi family — William V. Attardi, William S. Attardi ’82, Marc Attardi ’85, and David Attardi ’90, this $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to a student currently enrolled in a Catholic middle school.  The completed application includes an essay, evidence of financial need, and a letter of personal recommendation from a representative of the candidate’s middle school.

    This scholarship will be applied only in the 2019/ 2020 school year.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    What was the one thing that you learned in your time in a Catholic Middle School that you think will be most valuable to you as a CBA student?

    Please attach your essay to your submission email; the title of the document should include your last name and “Attardi.”

    Please have a representative of your Middle School send a letter of personal recommendation to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org.  Letter of recommendation must be sent directly by the provider of the recommendation; the title of this file should include the applicant’s last name and “Attardi.”

  • The William Barham '71 Endowed Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2019/ 2020 year

    Founded by William Barham ’71, this $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to a student currently enrolled in a Catholic middle school.  The completed application includes an essay, evidence of financial need, and a letter of personal recommendation from a representative of the candidate’s middle school.

    This scholarship will be applied only in the 2019/ 2020 school year.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    What was the one thing that you learned in your time in a Catholic Middle School that you think will be most valuable to you as a CBA student?

    Please attach your essay to your submission email; the title of the document should include your last name and “Barham.”

    Please have a representative of your Middle School send a letter of personal recommendation to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org.  Letter of recommendation must be sent directly by the provider of the recommendation; the title of this file should include the applicant’s last name and “Barham.”

  • The Patricia Tracey Memorial Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2019/ 2020 year

    Founded in loving memory of former CBA teacher Patricia Tracey, this $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to a student currently enrolled in a Catholic middle school.  The completed application includes an essay, evidence of financial need, and a letter of personal recommendation from a representative of the candidate’s middle school.

    This scholarship will be applied only in the 2019/ 2020 school year.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    What was the one thing that you learned in your time in a Catholic Middle School that you think will be most valuable to you as a CBA student?

    Please attach your essay to your submission email; the title of the document should include your last name and “Tracey.”

    Please have a representative of your Middle School send a letter of personal recommendation to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org.  Letter of recommendation must be sent directly by the provider of the recommendation; the title of this file should include the applicant’s last name and “Tracey.”

  • The Gregory Henderson '70 Memorial Endowed Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2019/ 2020 year

    Founded in loving memory of Gregory Henderson ’70 by his father Charles F. Henderson II, this $4,000 scholarship will be awarded to an incoming freshman from Our Lady of Mt. Carmel School in Asbury Park. The completed application requires an essay.

    This scholarship is renewable provided the student maintains an overall GPA of 80.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    What was the one thing that you learned as a member of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel school that you think will be most valuable to you as a CBA student?

    Please attach your essay to your submission email; the title of the document should include your last name and “Henderson.”

  • The Kathleen Doehner Endowed Memorial Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2019/ 2020 year

    Founded in memory of longtime St Leo’s benefactor and CBA Board of Trustee member Kathleen Doehner, this $2,500 will be awarded to a student currently enrolled in St. Leo’s Parish in Lincroft. The completed application requires an essay.

    This $2,500 scholarship will be applied only in the 2019/2020 school year.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS JANUARY 1, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 19, 2018

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    What was the one thing that you learned as a member of St. Leo’s school that you think will be most valuable to you as a CBA student?

    Please attach your essay to your submission email; the title of the document should include your last name and “Doehner.”

  • The Laura Lovering Herbermann Memorial Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen in the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Founded by Chuck Herbermann in loving memory of Laura Lovering Herbermann, this $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to a student at the St. Catherine’s middle school in Spring Lake, NJ, or member of either St. Catharine or St. Margaret’s parishes. The completed application includes an essay and a letter of personal recommendation. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate Christian service and who have served as altar boys.

    This $2,500 scholarship will be applied only in the 2019/2020 school year.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019.

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    What is one thing that you have learned in your time as a member of the St. Catharine’s or St. Margaret’s parish that has been most valuable to you as a CBA student?

    Please attach your essay to your submission email; the title of the document should include your last name and “Herbermann.”

    Please have two letters of personal recommendation sent to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org.  Letter of recommendation must be sent directly by the person providing the recommendation; the title of this file should include your last name and “Herbermann.”

  • The Daniel Censullo '84 Memorial Scholarship

    Eligibilty: Incoming freshman for the 2019/2020 year

    Founded by Mr. and Mrs. Daniel J. Censullo, this $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to a student who has an immediate family member affected by cancer. The completed application requires an essay and evidence of financial need.

    This scholarship will be applied only in the 2019/2020 school year.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019.

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    One of the key principles of a CBA education is this: Life-long learning is essential for success in a changing society.

    Discuss your views on this principle, including an example(s) of the sort of changes in society for which your CBA education can prepare you.

    Please attach your essay to your submission email sent to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org; the title of the document should include your last name and “Censullo.”

    In addition, please include a brief explanation of the manner in which your immediate family has been affected by cancer; the title of this document should include the applicant’s last name and “Censullo.”

  • The McLaughlin Family Endowed Scholarship for the Academy Oath

    Eligibility: Incoming freshman in the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Founded by John and Susan McLaughlin, this $1,000 endowed scholarship will be awarded to an incoming freshman who strives for a CBA education.  The completed scholarship includes an essay and evidence of financial need.

    This scholarship will be applied only in the 2019/ 2020 school year.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 24, 2019.

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    The Academy Oath says that CBA students will do the following:

    live lives of honor and integrity,

    serve and stand for those in need,

    strive for wisdom in the pursuit of knowledge

    Pick one of these three ideals and explain why it is of personal importance to your future as you prepare to be an upperclassman at Christian Brothers Academy.

    Please attach your essay to your submission email sent to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org; the title of the document should include your last name and “McLaughlin.”

Scholarships For Current Students


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THE FOLLOWING SCHOLARSHIPS DO NOT REQUIRE DIRECT APPLICATION FROM STUDENTS:

The following scholarships are awarded to students based upon Entrance Exam scores, school transcripts, or selected by independent selection committees and are not available for application.
  • The Brother Christian Jones FSC Memorial Scholarship for Mathematics

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen in the 2019/ 2020 school year

    The Brother Christian Jones FSC Memorial Scholarship is offered  to support an incoming freshman who has demonstrated a high proficiency in the subject of mathematics.

    Candidates are determined based on performance on the math portion of the CBA entrance exam; qualified candidates will receive notification of their eligibility in the mail.  The scholarship is awarded based on the student’s performance on a separate test that eligible candidates will be invited to take.

    This $2,500 scholarship will be applied only in the 2019/ 2020 school year.

  • The Br. Frank Byrne FSC Endowed Religion Award

    Eligibility: Rising senior in the 2019/2020 school year

    A one-time $1,000 award to be applied to the recipient’s senior year tuition.

    Established by established by Bill ’75 and Liz Moss, along with classmates and friends of Brother Frank, this award honors the top theology student in the junior class.

  • The Beauvais and Bernardine Duffy Memorial Spanish Award

    Eligibility: Rising senior in the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Established in the memory of Beauvais and Bernardine Duffy by their son, Sean ’70 to honor the top Spanish student in the Junior class.

    A one-time $3,000 award to be applied to the recipient’s senior year tuition

  • The Gerald V. Ceres '03 Memorial Physics Award
    Eligibility: Rising senior in the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Established in memory of Gerald V. Ceres ’03 to honor the top physics student in the junior class.

    A one-time $2,000 award to be applied to the recipient’s senior year tuition.

  • The Frank Bulzis Memorial Math Award
    Eligibility: Rising senior in the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Established in memory of Frank Bulzis (CBA math teacher 2003-12) to honor the top math student in the junior class.

    A one-time $1,000 award to be applied to the recipient’s senior year tuition.

  • The Joseph Castle '90 History Endowed Award
    Eligibility: Rising senior in the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Established by Joseph Castle ‘90 to honor the top history student in the senior class.

    A one-time $1,000 award to be applied to the recipient’s senior year tuition.

  • The John and Carol Demuria English Endowed Award
    Eligibility: Rising senior in the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Established by John and Carol DeMuria to honor the top English student in the senior class.

    A one-time $1,000 award to be applied to the recipient’s senior year tuition.

  • The Teddy Gmelich Memorial Scholarship

    Eligibility: Any student in the 2019/ 2020 school year

    The “Teddy Fund” was established by Victoria and Justin Gmelich, in memory of their infant son. The fund provides full scholarships for academically capable young men whose families could not otherwise afford a CBA education. Scholarship selections are made by the Edward Hall Gmelich Memorial Scholarship Fund.
  • The Peter T. Milano Memorial Scholarship

    Eligibility: Rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors in the 2019/ 20120school year

    The Milano Memorial Scholarship was created in memory of Peter T. Milano, who died tragically in the World Trade Center attacks. A proud member of the Middletown community, Milano scholarships are awarded to CBA students who are Middletown residents and attended one of the three township public schools. Selections for the scholarships, which range in value from $500 to $2,000, are made by The Peter T. Milano Scholarship Fund, and are based on financial need, academic merit, community service, and a commitment to others.
  • The Jack Murray Memorial Scholarship
    Eligibility: Rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors in the 2018/ 2019 school year. 
    The Jack Murray Memorial scholarship was established by his friends and associates after his tragic death in the World Trade Center attacks.
    This one-year scholarship is based on financial need, academics, community service, and a commitment to others. The selection of the scholarship is determined by the President of CBA.
  • The Alumni Association Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming Freshman in the 2019/ 2020 school year

    The Alumni Association Scholarships are awarded to incoming freshman whose families could not otherwise afford a CBA education.

    Alumni Association scholarships are full scholarships that are based on financial need, academics, community service and a commitment to others.

  • The Brother Andrew O'Gara FSC Memorial Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming Freshman in the 2019/ 2020 school year

    Named in memory of CBA’s first President, the O’Gara Memorial The Brother Andrew O’Gara, FSC Scholarships are awards of $5,000 determined on the basis of entrance exam scores, grade reports and evaluations from the applicant’s previous school, the contents of the application, and the essay written during the entrance exam.  They are awarded directly from Christian Brothers Academy’s President and no further materials are needed to apply.

    This scholarship is renewable for three additional years as long as the student maintains a GPA of 93.

  • The De La Salle Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming Freshmen in the 2019/ 2020 school year.

    The De La Salle Scholarships are awards of $10,000 determined on the basis of entrance exam scores, grade reports and evaluations from the applicant’s previous school, the contents of the application, and the essay written during the entrance exam.  They are awarded directly from Christian Brothers Academy’s President and no further materials are needed to apply.

    These scholarships are renewable for three additional years as long as the recipient maintains a GPA of 93.
  • The Founders Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming Freshmen in the 2019/ 2020 school year. 

    Named in memory of John Henderson. John Fleming and George Sheehan, the founders of CBA, the Founders Scholarships are awards of $5,000 determined on the basis of entrance exam scores, grade reports and evaluations from the applicant’s previous school, the contents of the application, and the essay written during the entrance exam.  They are awarded directly from Christian Brothers Academy’s President and no further materials are needed to apply.

    These scholarships are renewable for three additional years as long as the recipient maintains a GPA of 90.
  • The Peter R. Santanello Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming Freshmen in the 2019/ 2020 school year

    This $2,500 scholarship, founded in honor of Mr. Peter R. Santanello who served the CBA community for 41 years as the first layman to be appointed Principal. This scholarship is based on financial need and math aptitide, and is selected by the President of CBA.

    This scholarship is renewable for three additional years as long as the recipient maintains a GPA of 86.


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SCHOLARSHIPS NOW IN PLACE

  • The Lt. Dennis W. Zilinski II ’00 Memorial Scholarship
  • The John & Lisa Wicks Scholarship
  • The Finan Family Respect Life Scholarship Endowment
  • The Ann C. Savage Memorial Scholarship
  • The Barbara A. Zybrick Memorial Scholarship
  • The Barbara Reed Memorial Scholarship
  • The Brother A. Bernard McKenna Memorial Scholarship for Christian Service
  • The Brother Andrew Valentine FSC Memorial Scholarship
  • The Brother Charles Baxter Endowed Memorial Scholarship
  • The Brother Joseph Miggins FSC Memorial Scholarship for the Performing Arts
  • The Conte First Generation American Scholarship
  • The Daniel and Lisa Murray Family Scholarship Endowment
  • The E. Joseph Neidermeyer Memorial Scholarship for Christian Service
  • The Father Garry Koch Scholarship for Christian Leadership
  • The Golding Family Endowed Scholarship
  • The Gregory Gaffney ’95 Scholarship for Science & Technology
  • The James & Lucia Ham Endowed Scholarship
  • The James L. Schwartz ’70 Memorial Scholarship
  • The John Andrew Molinelli Memorial Scholarship
  • The John Vickers ’82 Memorial Scholarship for Science & Technology
  • The Joseph Popolo Jr. ’85 Endowed Scholarship
  • The Kenny Family Scholarship for the Performing Arts
  • The Kevin ’84 & Jennifer Schwartz Scholarship for Christian Service
  • The Kevin G. Kelly ’96 Endowed Scholarship
  • The Knepple Family Endowed Scholarship for Science & Technology
  • The Mark ’82 & Anne Brennan Scholarship
  • The McLaughlin Family Endowed Scholarship
  • The Michael J. Horowitz ’81 Endowed Memorial Scholarship
  • The Mr. & Mrs. Peter Marturano ’96 Scholarship
  • The O’Malley Family Endowed Scholarship
  • The R. Scott Garley ’74 Scholarship for Creative Writing
  • The Stars Challenge Scholarship
  • The Thomas M. Reardon III ’82 Scholarship
  • The Tort Family Scholarship
  • The William J. Johnson ’89 Memorial Scholarship