Knights of Columbus Scholarship available


The Knights of Columbus Council 6551 is accepting submissions for the Mignogna Family Memorial Scholarship, a tuition scholarship of $1,000 to a student who, as of this coming fall, either attends a Catholic high school, or will be attending a Catholic college as a freshman.

Candidates must submit an essay of up to 500 words on any topic. Among the possible topics are the person you admire most, the person who has had a significant impact on your life, what steps you need to take to achieve your dream job, how you are attempting to become independent, how you would improve the church or community, and an event that has had a major impact on your life.

Essays for these scholarships should be emailed to Steven Mignogna at and should include the student’s name, grade level, school attending, parish, home address and telephone number.

All essays must be received on or before May 31. The winner will be notified in June.