Catholic Scholars Program
Your Faith Lights Up Your Life . .
. Use it to Light Up Our World
Share your light! Be part of a meaningful college program that
prepares you for leadership in your Church, community and world — a
program only available at St. John’s.
As a St. John’s freshman, you can apply for our Catholic Scholars
Program, offering $5,000 for each of your four years of study.
Applicants demonstrate a commitment to living the Catholic
Tradition through leadership and excellence.
As a Catholic Scholars recipient, you will be a part of a
multi-disciplinary community of Catholic Leaders who join
professors and Campus Ministers in monthly meetings, lectures,
courses and prayer experiences that integrate faith, reason and
The energy of our diverse, metropolitan campus will enrich your
education as you explore the richness of the Catholic Tradition and
its role in your studies and your future as a faith-inspired
As a Catholic Scholar, you will . .
- Integrate faith and leadership, inspiring fellow students
throughout your college years.
- Join a “living-learning” community with meetings, activities
and leadership experiences to build your foundation of faith.
- Participate in our Catholic and Vincentian leadership
initiatives for each of your four years.
- Have the option to participate in a special Study Abroad cohort
focusing on Catholic leadership at our Rome, Italy campus.
- Benefit from Campus Ministry, faculty and administrative
mentors - and become a mentor yourself!
- Take part in on- and off-campus colloquia on Catholic Social
Teaching, social justice and faith formation.
- Find meaningful ways to apply your faith-inspired leadership in
your chosen field
How to Apply
This program is available to first-time freshmen entering St.
John's University in the fall 2013 semester. You can apply online
for our Catholic Scholars Program, offering $5,000 for each of your
four years of study. Applicants demonstrate a commitment to living
the Catholic Tradition through leadership and excellence. Or
download the print application and submit the completed
Return printed applications to:
St. John's University
Office of Undergraduate Admission
8000 Utopia Parkway
Queens, NY 11439
Attn: Kerri Darcy
For more information about this scholarship or application
questions, contact Kerri Darcy, firstname.lastname@example.org. You can
also download our
Catholic Scholars Program Flyer to inform others of this
|As a body without a spirit
is dead, so is faith without works.|
- St. James 2:26