K-12 Catholic Education Scholarship Application season currently open through July 31, 2019!

Kern Community Foundation’s online application for The Peter Anthony Catholic Education Scholarship for K-12 Catholic Education is open now through July 31, 2019.

This Scholarship was established in 2017 to provide tuition assistance for a Catholic education to qualifying K-12 students in Kern County. Thus far, this fund has awarded close to $33,000 in scholarships to 40 students from 20 families, attending 4 Bakersfield area schools, and endorsed by 7 parishes.

This opportunity is open to students/families who fulfill the following criteria:

  • Active and practicing Catholics as verified by the parish pastor;
  • Demonstrate financial need as verified by Kern Community Foundation;
  • Attend or plan to enroll in a Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)-accredited K-12 Catholic school in Kern County; and
  • Complete the Peter Anthony Catholic Education Scholarship application through Kern Community Foundation with all materials by the deadline of Wednesday, July 31, 2019.

To get started, visit kernfoundation.org/scholarships.

For more information or assistance, please contact Kern Community Foundation by calling 661.616.2605 or writing to info@kernfoundation.org.
Si tiene preguntas en español, favor de llamar y preguntar por Louis Medina al número, 661.325.5346.

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