The scholarship is awarded to high school students whose families are in “good standing” with St. Anthony parish, i.e. they take part in the sacramental life of the church and also meet its financial obligations (with or without pastoral discretion). In the event a family transfers to and becomes a member of St. Anthony Orthodox Church, the applicant must have been a member “in good standing” of a canonical Orthodox parish for no less than 3 years and a member of St. Anthony Orthodox Church for no less than a year.
APPLICATION AND SELECTION
Applicants must complete the form (below) and provide a notarized high school transcript. In making its selection, the scholarship committee will consider the applicant's participation in the liturgical and social life of the parish, contributions to parish life, participation in civic activities and community service, scholastic achievement, involvement in extracurricular activities, and financial need. CONTRIBUTE to the JOAN ALLEN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND Contributions to the fund will allow the scholarship committee to continue to help St. Anthony's students with their post secondary education expenses. As higher education costs rise and the benefit of continued education remains clear/unequivocal, we appreciate your support for the education of young people. This matches the love, and nurturing, expressed by Joan Allen.