The CBA Scholarship Program

Currently Awarded & Future Scholarship Funding

Scholarships Now in Place

The scholarships below are currently awarded to a CBA student in pursuit of his education.

The John '67 and Josephine Anderson Endowed Scholarship

Founded by John ’67 and Josephine Anderson, this $1,000 scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who has shown involvement in his church. Examples include altar server, church choir, religious education aide, youth group.

The Joseph Popolo '85 Endowed Scholarship

This $2,000, 4 year renewable scholarship is endowed by Joseph Popolo ’85. This scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student with documented financial need who has demonstrated overall outstanding academic success.

The Attardi Family Scholarship

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 is currently awarded to a CBA student in pursuit of his education.

The William Barham '71 Scholarship

Founded by William Barham ’71, this $2,000 renewable scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who has demonstrated a talent for critical thought and creativity in science and technology.

The Biondolillo Family Scholarship

This $2,500, 4 year renewable scholarship is funded by the Biondolillo Family. This scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student with documented financial need who has demonstrated overall outstanding academic success.

The Joseph Burke '65 Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Founded by OceanFirst Bank in memory of dedicated and esteemed employee, Joseph Burke ‘65, this $2,000 renewable scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student for his well rounded achievements.

The Br. Frank Byrne FSC '75 Endowed Scholarship

Founded in honor of Br. Frank Byrne FSC ’75 and CBA President, this $2,000 renewable scholarship is awarded to a CBA student who has demonstrated a commitment to his church.

The Stephen J. Cangialosi '79 9/11 Memorial Scholarship Fund

Founded by Karen Cangialosi in loving memory of her husband, Stephen J. Cangialosi ’79, this $5,000 renewable scholarship is currently awarded to an Oak Hill Academy graduate who possesses the values and qualities of a CBA gentleman along with a high academic standard. Steve worked as a Municipal Bond Trader for Cantor Fitsgerald, L.P. located in the World Trade Center, NYC. He was tragically killed on September 11, 2001. Both of his sons went on to graduate from CBA and the family has established this fund in his honor to commemorate the 20th year anniversary of Stephen’s passing.

The Vito Chiaravalloti Sr. Endowed Memorial Scholarship

Founded by Vito Chiaravalloti Jr. in loving memory of his father, Vito Sr., this $1,000 scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who has an immediate family member affected by cancer.

The Gary R. Collier '75 Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is founded in loving memory of Gary R. Collier ’75.  This $1,000 scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who has demonstrated a selfless love of his community.

The Conte First Generation American Scholarship

Founded by J.P. Conte ’81, this full scholarship is currently awarded to students who have self-identified as an immigrant or a child or immigrant parents and for whom a CBA education would not otherwise be possible.

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

Founded in honor of Thomas J. DeFelice by his brother Paul, this $1,000 renewable scholarship is awarded to a CBA student who has demonstrated superior Christian Leadership.

The DG Foundation Scholarship

This $2,000 scholarship is funded by The DG Foundation. This scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who has demonstrated overall outstanding academic success.

The Kathleen Doehner Endowed Memorial Scholarship

Founded in memory of longtime St Leo’s benefactor and CBA Board of Trustee member Kathleen Doehner, this $2,500 renewable scholarship is currently awarded to several CBA students who attended St. Leo’s School in Lincroft, NJ.

The Andrew Dreschler '90 Endowed Scholarship

Founded by Andrew Dreschler ’90, this $1,000 renewable endowed scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who exemplifies the Academy Oath.

The Brother Michael Dwyer FSC Memorial Endowed Scholarship

This $1,000 scholarship was founded in memory of Brother Michael Dwyer. This scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who has demonstrated overall outstanding academic success.

The Dyer Family Endowed Scholarship for Christian Service

Founded by Christine and Lawrence Dyer, this $1,000 renewable scholarship is awarded to a CBA student who has demonstrated superior Christian leadership inside his community.

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

Founded by Scott Garley ’74, this $1,000 scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who demonstrates a high proficiency in creative writing.

The Edward Hall Gmelich Memorial Scholarship

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.

The Golding Family Endowed Scholarship

Founded by Kevin and Lisa Golding, this $1,000 renewable endowed scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who exemplifies the Academy Oath.

The Leonard '79 and Lauren Gorski Endowed Scholarship

Founded by Leonard ’79 and Lauren Gorski, this $2,000 scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student in recognition of his all around achievements.

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

Founded by Lucia Ham, this $2,000 scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who has demonstrated a talent for critical thought and creativity in science and technology.

The Gregory Henderson '70 Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Founded in loving memory of Gregory Henderson ’70 by his father Charles F. Henderson II, this $4,000 scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student in recognition of his all around achievements.

The Michael J. Horowitz '81 Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Founded by Michael and Lucille Horowitz in loving memory of their son, Michael ’81, this $4,000 scholarship is currently awarded to a qualified student who strives for a CBA education.

The Kevin G. Kelly '96 Endowed Scholarship

Founded by Kevin G. Kelly ’96, this $2,500 renewable scholarship is currently awarded to a student who has demonstrated an exceptional talent in the performing arts.

The Knapp Family Annual Scholarship

Founded by the Knapp Family, this $2,500 endowed scholarship is currently awarded to a qualified student who supports the philosophy and objectives of CBA and is a graduate of a Catholic middle school.

The Father Garry Koch Scholarship

Founded by Father Garry Koch, this $1,000 renewable scholarship is awarded to a CBA student who graduated from St. Benedict School in Holmdel, NJ who has demonstrated a commitment to Christian leadership in his community.

The James '82 and Heidi Maggs Endowed Scholarship

Scholarship Founded by James ’82 and Heidi Maggs, this $1,000 endowed scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who personifies the ideals of the Academy Oath.

The Brother Bernard McKenna FSC Memorial Endowed Scholarship for Christian Service

Founded by Patrick J. Thornton ’71, in memory of Brother Bernard McKenna FSC, this $2,500 scholarship is currently awarded to a student who has demonstrated a superior commitment to Christian Service.

The McLaughlin Family Endowed Scholarship

Founded by John and Susan McLaughlin, this $1,000 renewable endowed scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who exemplifies the Academy Oath.

The Brother Joseph Miggins FSC Memorial Scholarship for the Performing Arts

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 is currently awarded to a CBA student who has demonstrated exceptional talent in the performing arts.

The Peter T. Milano Memorial Scholarship

Founded by Patricia Milano in loving memory of her husband, Peter T. Milano, who died tragically in the World Trade Center attacks, this scholarship is 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 $2,500, 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 Mothers' Club Endowed Scholarship

Founded by the CBA Mothers’ Club, this $2,000 endowed scholarship is currently awarded to a student who has demonstrated leadership, a strong academic record, financial need, completed application with essay, and a letter of personal recommendation.

The Lisa and Daniel Murray Family Endowed Scholarship

Founded by Lisa and Daniel Murray, this scholarship is currently awarded to a student who embraces CBA’s mission of intellectual maturity and moral responsibility.

The O'Malley Family Scholarship

This $1,500 renewable scholarship was founded by Brian and Maureen O’Malley is awarded to a CBA student who has shown involvement in his church. Examples include altar server, church choir, religious education aide, youth group.

The Spiro Pappas '71 Endowed Scholarship

Founded by Spiro Pappas ’71, this $1,000 scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who has shown involvement in his church. Examples include altar server, church choir, religious education aide, youth group.

The Barbara Reed Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship was founded in memory of Ms. Barbara Reed who was a dedicated community advocate in Colts Neck, New Jersey. The Barbara Reed Memorial Scholarship is a full tuition scholarship that is currently awarded to a student chosen by Brother Frank Byrne FSC ’75.

The John and Eileen Reynolds Endowed Scholarship

Founded by John Reynolds ’88 in honor of his parents John and Eileen Reynolds, this $4,000 renewable scholarship is currently awarded to CBA students who attended St. Thomas of Old Bridge Catholic School or are parishioners of St. Thomas of Old Bridge Catholic Church.

The Mark '97 and Christy Russo Endowed Scholarship

Founded by Mark ’97 and Christy Russo, this $1,000 scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who has demonstrated superior Christian leadership inside his community.

The John C. and Felicidade J. Santos Scholarship

Founded by John Santos ’83, in memory of his parents John and Felicidade, this $2,500 scholarship is awarded to a current student with strong academic potential who embraces CBA’s mission of intellectual maturity and moral responsibility.

The Jack Scherer Memorial Scholarship

This $2,500 renewable 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 currently awarded to a CBA student for his well rounded achievements.

The Jimmy Straine Memorial Scholarship

Founded by Patricia Straine-MacGregor, Finn Straine ’17, and Charles Straine ’20, in loving memory of Jimmy Straine, this $5,000 scholarship is currently awarded to a qualified student who strives for a CBA education. Preference was given to a student that has suffered the loss of one or both of his parents.

The Patricia Tracey Memorial Scholarship

Founded in loving memory of former CBA teacher Patricia Tracey, this $1,000 renewable scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student in recognition of his all around achievements.

The Patrick Terrance Watts '96 Memorial Scholarship

Founded by George and Margaret Watts, in loving memory of their son Patrick Watts ’96, this $2,500 scholarship is awarded to a member of the CBA Pipes & Drums program.

The Joseph Popolo '85 Endowed Scholarship

This $2,000, 4 year renewable scholarship is endowed by Joseph Popolo ’85. This scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student with documented financial need who has demonstrated overall outstanding academic success.

The Attardi Family Scholarship

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 is currently awarded to a CBA student in pursuit of his education.

The William Barham '71 Scholarship

Founded by William Barham ’71, this $2,000 renewable scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who has demonstrated a talent for critical thought and creativity in science and technology.

The Biondolillo Family Scholarship

This $2,500, 4 year renewable scholarship is funded by the Biondolillo Family. This scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student with documented financial need who has demonstrated overall outstanding academic success.

The Joseph Burke '65 Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Founded by OceanFirst Bank in memory of dedicated and esteemed employee, Joseph Burke ‘65, this $2,000 renewable scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student for his well rounded achievements.

The Br. Frank Byrne FSC '75 Endowed Scholarship

Founded in honor of Br. Frank Byrne FSC ’75 and CBA President, this $2,000 renewable scholarship is awarded to a CBA student who has demonstrated a commitment to his church.

The Stephen J. Cangialosi '79 9/11 Memorial Scholarship Fund

Founded by Karen Cangialosi in loving memory of her husband, Stephen J. Cangialosi ’79, this $5,000 renewable scholarship is currently awarded to an Oak Hill Academy graduate who possesses the values and qualities of a CBA gentleman along with a high academic standard. Steve worked as a Municipal Bond Trader for Cantor Fitsgerald, L.P. located in the World Trade Center, NYC. He was tragically killed on September 11, 2001. Both of his sons went on to graduate from CBA and the family has established this fund in his honor to commemorate the 20th year anniversary of Stephen’s passing.

The Vito Chiaravalloti Sr. Endowed Memorial Scholarship

Founded by Vito Chiaravalloti Jr. in loving memory of his father, Vito Sr., this $1,000 scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who has an immediate family member affected by cancer.

The Gary R. Collier '75 Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is founded in loving memory of Gary R. Collier ’75.  This $1,000 scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who has demonstrated a selfless love of his community.

The Conte First Generation American Scholarship

Founded by J.P. Conte ’81, this full scholarship is currently awarded to students who have self-identified as an immigrant or a child or immigrant parents and for whom a CBA education would not otherwise be possible.

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

Founded in honor of Thomas J. DeFelice by his brother Paul, this $1,000 renewable scholarship is awarded to a CBA student who has demonstrated superior Christian Leadership.

The DG Foundation Scholarship

This $2,000 scholarship is funded by The DG Foundation. This scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who has demonstrated overall outstanding academic success.

The William and Kathryn Dodge Family Endowed Scholarship for Community Service

Founded by Bill and Kathy Dodge, this $1,000 scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who strives for a CBA education and has demonstrated a selfless love of his community.

The Andrew Dreschler '90 Endowed Scholarship

Founded by Andrew Dreschler ’90, this $1,000 renewable endowed scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who exemplifies the Academy Oath.

The Brother Michael Dwyer FSC Memorial Endowed Scholarship

This $1,000 scholarship was founded in memory of Brother Michael Dwyer. This scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who has demonstrated overall outstanding academic success.

The Dyer Family Endowed Scholarship for Christian Service

Founded by Christine and Lawrence Dyer, this $1,000 renewable scholarship is awarded to a CBA student who has demonstrated superior Christian leadership inside his community.

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

Founded by Scott Garley ’74, this $1,000 scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who demonstrates a high proficiency in creative writing.

The Edward Hall Gmelich Memorial Scholarship

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.

The Golding Family Endowed Scholarship

Founded by Kevin and Lisa Golding, this $1,000 renewable endowed scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who exemplifies the Academy Oath.

The Leonard '79 and Lauren Gorski Endowed Scholarship

Founded by Leonard ’79 and Lauren Gorski, this $2,000 scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student in recognition of his all around achievements.

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

Founded by Lucia Ham, this $2,000 scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who has demonstrated a talent for critical thought and creativity in science and technology.

The Gregory Henderson '70 Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Founded in loving memory of Gregory Henderson ’70 by his father Charles F. Henderson II, this $4,000 scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student in recognition of his all around achievements.

The Michael J. Horowitz '81 Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Founded by Michael and Lucille Horowitz in loving memory of their son, Michael ’81, this $4,000 scholarship is currently awarded to a qualified student who strives for a CBA education.

The Kevin G. Kelly '96 Endowed Scholarship

Founded by Kevin G. Kelly ’96, this $2,500 renewable scholarship is currently awarded to a student who has demonstrated an exceptional talent in the performing arts.

The Knapp Family Annual Scholarship

Founded by the Knapp Family, this $2,500 endowed scholarship is currently awarded to a qualified student who supports the philosophy and objectives of CBA and is a graduate of a Catholic middle school.

The Father Garry Koch Scholarship

Founded by Father Garry Koch, this $1,000 renewable scholarship is awarded to a CBA student who graduated from St. Benedict School in Holmdel, NJ who has demonstrated a commitment to Christian leadership in his community.

The James '82 and Heidi Maggs Endowed Scholarship

Scholarship Founded by James ’82 and Heidi Maggs, this $1,000 endowed scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who personifies the ideals of the Academy Oath.

The Brother Bernard McKenna FSC Memorial Endowed Scholarship for Academic Merit

Founded by Patrick J. Thornton ’71, in memory of Brother Bernard McKenna FSC, this $2,500 scholarship is currently awarded to a student who has demonstrated an outstanding academic record.

The McLaughlin Family Endowed Scholarship

Founded by John and Susan McLaughlin, this $1,000 renewable endowed scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student who exemplifies the Academy Oath.

The Brother Joseph Miggins FSC Memorial Scholarship for the Performing Arts

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 is currently awarded to a CBA student who has demonstrated exceptional talent in the performing arts.

The Peter T. Milano Memorial Scholarship

Founded by Patricia Milano in loving memory of her husband, Peter T. Milano, who died tragically in the World Trade Center attacks, this scholarship is 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 $2,500, 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 Mothers' Club Endowed Scholarship

Founded by the CBA Mothers’ Club, this $2,000 endowed scholarship is currently awarded to a student who has demonstrated leadership, a strong academic record, financial need, completed application with essay, and a letter of personal recommendation.

The Lisa and Daniel Murray Family Endowed Scholarship

Founded by Lisa and Daniel Murray, this scholarship is currently awarded to a student who embraces CBA’s mission of intellectual maturity and moral responsibility.

The O'Malley Family Scholarship

This $1,500 renewable scholarship was founded by Brian and Maureen O’Malley is awarded to a CBA student who has shown involvement in his church. Examples include altar server, church choir, religious education aide, youth group.

The Barbara Reed Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship was founded in memory of Ms. Barbara Reed who was a dedicated community advocate in Colts Neck, New Jersey. The Barbara Reed Memorial Scholarship is a full tuition scholarship that is currently awarded to a student chosen by Brother Frank Byrne FSC ’75.

The John C. and Felicidade J. Santos Scholarship

Founded by John Santos ’83, in memory of his parents John and Felicidade, this $2,500 scholarship is awarded to a current student with strong academic potential who embraces CBA’s mission of intellectual maturity and moral responsibility.

The Jack Scherer Memorial Scholarship

This $2,500 renewable 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 currently awarded to a CBA student for his well rounded achievements.

The Jimmy Straine Memorial Scholarship

Founded by Patricia Straine-MacGregor, Finn Straine ’17, and Charles Straine ’20, in loving memory of Jimmy Straine, this $5,000 scholarship is currently awarded to a qualified student who strives for a CBA education. Preference was given to a student that has suffered the loss of one or both of his parents.

The Patricia Tracey Memorial Scholarship

Founded in loving memory of former CBA teacher Patricia Tracey, this $1,000 renewable scholarship is currently awarded to a CBA student in recognition of his all around achievements.

The Patrick Terrance Watts '96 Memorial Scholarship

Founded by George and Margaret Watts, in loving memory of their son Patrick Watts ’96, this $2,500 scholarship is awarded to a member of the CBA Pipes & Drums program.

Future Scholarships

When fully funded, the scholarships below will be applicable for students who meet the criteria.

The Richard and Gloria Alexander Endowed Scholarship

This scholarship was founded by Mark Alexander, in honor of his parents, Richard and Gloria. When fully funded, this endowed scholarship will be awarded to a qualified student who strives for a CBA education.

The Brother Charles Baxter Endowed Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship was founded by Patrick J. Thornton ’71 in memory of Brother Charles Baxter FSC. When fully funded, this endowed scholarship will be awarded to a qualified student who strives for a CBA education.

The Rev. Gary Breton and Mary Buletza Endowed Scholarship

This scholarship was founded by Rev. Gary Breton and Mary Buletza. When fully funded, this scholarship will be awarded to a qualified student who strives for a CBA education.

The John T. Cunningham Memorial Endowed Scholarship

This scholarship was founded by Thomas Cunningham and his family in loving memory of John T. Cunningham. When fully funded, this endowed scholarship will be awarded to a student that strives for a CBA education.

The Christopher and Amanda Housen Endowed Scholarship

This scholarship was founded Christopher and Amanda Housen. When fully funded, this endowed scholarship will be awarded to a qualified student who strives for a CBA education.

The Robert '79 and Cynthia Kortenhaus Endowed Scholarship

This scholarship was founded by Robert ‘79 and Cynthia Kortenhaus. When fully funded, this endowed scholarship will be awarded to a qualified student who strives for a CBA education.

The Knepple Family Annual Scholarship for Science and Technology

Founded by Paul and Lorraine Knepple, this $2,500 scholarship is currently awarded to a student who has demonstrated a talent for critical thought and creativity in science and technology.

The Anthony and Dolores Randazzo Endowed Scholarship

This scholarship was founded by Anthony Randazzo III ’97, in honor of his parents Anthony and Dolores. When fully funded, this endowed scholarship will be awarded to a qualified student who strives for a CBA education.

The Van Winkle Family Endowed Scholarship

Founded by Mr. & Mrs. William Van Winkle and Mr. & Mrs. Stuart Van Winkle ’77, This $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a qualified student who strives for a CBA education.