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2018-2019 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 Sheridan family scholarship for Performing Arts to the Dyer Family 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 2018/2019 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.

  • The Cartier Family Scholarship for Christian Service

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2018/ 2019 school year

    This scholarship will be awarded to an incoming freshman who has demonstrated a selfless love of his community and can provide documented evidence of service to his community.  The complete application includes an essay, which will be available when the application period opens, documented evidence of a minimum of 40 hours spent in service to the community in the calendar year 2017, and documented evidence of financial need.

    This $2,500 scholarship will be applied only in the 2018/ 2019 school year.

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

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    This scholarship is awarded for “Christian service.”  Based on your relevant experiences, how do you define the term “Christian 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 “Essay 1.”

    Please send evidence of a minimum of 40 hours spent in service to the community in the 2017 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 “Evidence 1.”

  • The Brother Bernard A. McKenna FSC Memorial Scholarship for Christian Service
    Eligibility: Rising sophomores, juniors and seniors in the 2018/ 2019 school year
    This scholarship, endowed by Patrick Thornton ’71, is in memory of CBA’s first principal, Brother A. Bernard McKenna.  This scholarship will be awarded to a current CBA student with a financial need who has demonstrated a selfless love of his community and can provide documented evidence that exceeds the service requirments of the CBA Service Program.
    This $2,500 scholarship is renewable as long as the recipient maintains an overall GPA of 80.
    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS JANUARY 1, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 19, 2018.

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    This scholarship is awarded for “Christian service.”  Based on your relevant experiences, how do you define the term “Christian 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 “Essay 2.”

    Please send evidence of a minimum of 40 hours spent in service to the community in the 2017 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 “Evidence 2.”

  • The Terence and Mary Sheridan Scholarship for Christian Leadership

    Eligibility: Rising sophomores, juniors and seniors in the 2018/ 2019 school year. 

    This scholarship will be awarded to a student currently enrolled at CBA who has demonstrated superior Christian leadership inside and outside of the CBA community. The completed application requires an essay, which will be available when the application period opens, documented evidence of Christian leadership inside and outside the CBA community, and documented evidence of financial need.

    This $2,500 scholarship will be applied only in the 2018/2019 school year.

    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 “Essay 3a.”

    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 “Letter 3a.”

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

     

  • The Brother Peter Mannion FSC Memorial Scholarship for Christian Leadership

    Eligibility: Rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors in the 2018/ 2019 school year

    This scholarship, established in the memory of Brother Peter Mannion, past CBA principal, will be awarded to a student currently enrolled at CBA who has demonstrated superior Christian leadership inside and outside of the CBA community.  The completed application includes an essay, which will be available when the application period opens, documented evidence of Christian leadership inside and outside the CBA community, and documented evidence of financial need.

    This $2,500 scholarship will be applied only in the 2018/ 2019 school year.

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

    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 “Essay 3b.”

    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 “Letter 3b.”

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

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2018/ 2019 school year

    This 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, which will be available when the application period opens, 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 2017.

    This $2,000 scholarship is renewable for 3 additional years as long as the student maintains a GPA in science of 80 and demonstrates continued involvement with the CBA science program.  Winner will be invited to sit for the CBA AP Biology placement exam for freshmen.

    APPLICATION PERIODS OPENS JANUARY 1, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 19, 2018.

    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 “Essay 4a.” 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 “Science Tech 4a.”

    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 “Letter 4a.”

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

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen in the 2018/ 2019 school year. 

    This 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, which will be available when the application period opens, 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 2017.

    This $2,500 scholarship will be applied only in the 2018/ 2019 school year.  Winner will be invited to sit for the CBA AP Biology placement exam for freshmen.

    APPLICATION PERIODS OPENS JANUARY 1, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 19, 2018.

    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 “Essay 4b.” In addition, provide evidence/ summary of a science/ technology project you completed in the 2017 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 “ScienceTech 4b.”

    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 “Letter 4b.”

  • The Sheridan Family Scholarship for Performing Arts

    Eligibility:  Incoming freshmen for the 2018/ 2019 school year

    This 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 $2,500 scholarship will be applied only in the 2018/ 2019 school year.

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

    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 “Performing Arts 5a.”

  • The Sheridan Family Scholarship for Performing Arts

    Eligibility: Rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors for the 2018/ 2019 school year

    This scholarship will be awarded to a current student 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 $2,500 scholarship will be applied only in the 2018/ 2019 school year.

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

    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 “Performing Arts 5b.”

  • The Brother Cyril O'Neill FSC Memorial Scholarship for Creative Writing

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2018/ 2019 school year

    This scholarship will be awarded to an incoming freshman in the 2018/ 2019 school year who has demonstrated talent and 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 $2,500 scholarship will be applied only in the 2018/ 2019 school year.

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

    Please attach between THREE and FIVE samples of your writing; the titles of the files should include your last name and “Creative Writing 6.”

    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 “Letter 6.”

  • The Brother Basilian O'Connor FSC Memorial Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2017/ 2018 school year

    This scholarship will be awarded to a student currently enrolled in a public middle school.  The completed application requires an essay, which will be available when the application period opens, evidence of financial need, and a letter of personal recommendation from a representative of the candidate’s middle school.

    This $2,500 scholarship will be applied only in the 2018/ 2019 school year.

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

    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 “Essay 7a.”

    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 “Letter 7a.”

  • The Brother Henry McGrath FSC Memorial Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2017/ 2018 school year

    This scholarship will be awarded to a student currently enrolled in a public middle school.  The completed application requires an essay, which will be available when the application period opens, 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 2018/ 2019 school year.

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

    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 “Essay 7b.”

    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 “Letter 7b.”

  • The Attardi Family Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2018/ 2019 year

    This scholarship will be awarded to a student currently enrolled in a Catholic middle school.  The completed application includes an essay, which will be available when the application period opens, evidence of financial need, and a letter of personal recommendation from a representative of the candidate’s middle school.

    This $2,500 scholarship will be applied only in the 2018/ 2019 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 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 “Essay 8.”

    Please have two representatives of your Middle School send letters of personal recommendation to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org.  Letters of recommendation must be sent directly by those providing the recommendations; the titles of these files should include the applicant’s last name and “Letter 8.”

  • The Kathleen Doehner Endowed Memorial Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2018/ 2019 year

    This scholarship, established in memory of longtime St Leo’s benefactor and CBA Board of Trustee member Kathleen Doehner, will be awarded to an incoming student from St. Leo’s Parish in Lincroft. The completed application requires an essay, which will be available when the application period opens.

    This $2,500 scholarship will be applied only in the 2018/2019 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 “Essay 9.”

  • The Laura Lovering Herbermann Memorial Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen, rising sophomores, juniors, or seniors in the 2018/ 2019 school year

    This scholarship, which was established in memory of Laura Lovering Herbermann, 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, which will be available when the application period opens, 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 2018/2019 school year.

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

    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 “Essay 10.”

    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 “Letter 10.”

  • The Vito Chiaravalloti, Sr. Endowed Memorial Scholarship

    Eligibilty: Incoming freshman for the 2018/2019 year
    This scholarship, established in memory of Vito Chiaravalloti, Sr., will be awarded to a student who has an immediate family member affected by cancer. The completed application requires an essay, which will be available when the application period opens, and evidence of financial need.

    This $1,000 scholarship will be applied only in the 2018/2019 school year.

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

    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 “Essay 11.”

    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 “Family 11.”

  • The Ronald Nicholas Marullo '87 Memorial Scholarship
    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen, rising sophomores,  juniors, and seniors in the 2018/2019 school year

    This scholarship, established in the memory of Ronald Marullo ’87, will be awarded to a student who has an immediate family member affected by cancer.  Preference will be given to a candidate with a documented love of animals or talent in the visual arts.  The completed application requires an essay, which will be available when the application period opens.

    This scholarship will be applied only in the 2018/ 2019 school year.

    APPLICATION PERIODS OPENS JANUARY 1, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 19, 2018.

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    “The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.” ― Mahatma Gandhi

    Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.” — Rembrandt

    Relate the significance of ONE of these quotes to your life so far.

    Please attach your essay to your submission emailsent to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org; the title of the document should include your last name and “Essay 12.”

    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 “Family 12.”

  • The Michael J. Horowitz '81 Memorial Scholarship

    Eligibility: A rising junior in the 2018/ 2019 school year

    Endowed by Michael and Lucille Horowitz in memory of their son, Michael ’81, this scholarship will be awarded to a current sophomore for his junior year.  The completed scholarship includes an essay, which will be available when the application period opens, and evidence of financial need.

    This $4,000 scholarship is renewable as long as the recipient maintains an overall GPA of 80.

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

    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 “Essay 13.”

  • The Peter T. Milano Memorial Scholarship

    Eligibility: Rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors in the 2018/2019 school year

    This 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 who attended one of 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.

    This scholarship is renewable as long as the recipient maintains an overall GPA of 80.

    APPLICATION PERIODS OPENS JANUARY 1, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 19, 2018.

    Please send evidence of a minimum of 40 hours spent in service to the community in the 2017 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 “Evidence 14.”

  • The Patrick Terence Watts ’96 Endowed Memorial Scholarship

    Eligibility: Rising sophomores, juniors and seniors in the 2108/2019 school year.

    This scholarship, established in memory of Patrick Watts, will be awarded to a member of the CBA Pipes and Drums program. The completed application includes an essay, which will be available when the application period opens, a letter of personal recommendation, and evidence of financial need.

    This $2,500 scholarship will be applied only in the 2018/2019 school year.

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

    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.

    Please attach your essay to your submission email; the title of the document should include your last name and “Essay 15.”

    Please have a letter of recommendation verifying your involvement in the CBA Pipes and Drums program sent to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org.  Letters of recommendation must be sent directly by the person providing the recommendation.  The title of this file should include your last name and “Letter 15.”

  • The Lt. Dennis W. Zilinski '00 Memorial Scholarship

    Eligibility: Rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors in the 2018/ 2019 school year 

    The Zilinski Memorial Scholarship honors the memory of Dennis W. Zilinski II ’00 (U.S. Military Academy ’04) who was killed in action in Iraq in 2005.  The Lt. Dennis Zilinski Foundation and Memorial Fund selects and awards five $3,500 scholarship annually to current CBA students who, through creatively designed projects, bring awareness of the value of military service to the CBA community.

    These $3,500 scholarships will be applied only in the 2018/ 2019 school year but recipients are encouraged to reapply in subsequent years.

    APPLICATION PERIOD NOW OPEN – Applications available in main office.

    The Zilinski scholarship and the Wicks scholarship both use the same application.

  • The John and Lisa Wicks Scholarship

    Eligibility: Rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors in the 2018/ 2019 school year

    This scholarship was created in honor of Dennis W. Zilinski ’00 who was killed in action in Iraq in 2005.  The Lt. Dennis Zilinski Foundation and Memorial Fund selects and awards this scholarship to a current CBA student who, through a creatively designed project, brings awareness of the value of military service to the CBA community.

    This $5,000 scholarship will be applied only in the 2018/ 2019 school year.

    APPLICATION PERIOD NOW OPEN – Applications available in main office.

    The Zilinski scholarship and the Wicks scholarship both use the same application.

  • The Jonathan Morse Endowed Memorial Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming freshman for the 2018-19 year

    This scholarship, established in memory of Jonathan Morse by his loving wife Lucie and devoted children, Nicholas ’19 and Gianna, will be awarded to a student who has completed public middle school and suffered the loss of an immediate family member. The completed application requires an essay, which will be available when the application period opens, and evidence of financial need.

    This $1,000 scholarship is renewable as long as the recipient maintains an overall GPA of 80.

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

    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 sent to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org; the title of the document should include your last name and “Essay 18.”

    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 “Family 18.”

  • The Murray Family Scholarship

    Eligibility: Incoming freshmen for the 2018/ 2019 school year

    Lisa and Dan Murray consider themselves very fortunate to have sent their four sons to CBA.  This scholarship will be awarded to an incoming freshman who embraces CBA’s mission to cultivate intellectual maturity and moral responsibility and to build the leaders of tomorrow through programs of spiritual formation, culture, activity, and service.  The completed application includes an essay, which will be available when the application opens, and documented evidence of financial need.  

    This $3,000 scholarship is renewable as long as the applicant maintains a GPA of 80 or higher, participates consistently with at least two clubs or sports, and completes an amount of service hours that is at least 20% above the minimum requirement.

    APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS JANUARY 1, 2018 AND CLOSES JANUARY 18, 2018.

    Required Essay (500 word limit):

    This scholarship will be awarded to an applicant who embraces CBA’s mission to cultivate intellectual maturity and moral responsibility.  

    How would you define “intellectual maturity” and “moral responsibility”?

    How do you think these qualities will help prepare you to be a leader after you graduate from CBA?

    Please attach your essay to your submission email to scholarships@cbalincroftnj.org; the title of the document should include the applicant’s last name and “Essay 19.”

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 2018/ 2019 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 2018/ 2019 school year.

  • The Br. Frank Byrne FSC Endowed Religion Award

    Eligibility: Rising senior in the 2018/2019 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 2018/ 2019 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 2018/ 2019 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 2018/ 2019 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 2018/ 2019 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 2018/ 2019 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 2018/ 2019 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 2018/ 2019 school 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 Daniel Censullo '84 Memorial Scholarship

    Eligibility: Rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors in the 2018/ 2019 school year

    The Censullo Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of Daniel to assist those students with financial need, who have had their lives affected by cancer.

    This one-year $2,000 scholarship is selected by the President and is based on academics and community service.

  • 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 2018/ 2019 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 2018/ 2019 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 2018/ 2019 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 2018/ 2019 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 2018/ 2019 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.

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