Presidential Scholarship for Catholic Educational Leadership

Eligibility

Applicants must be currently working full-time in K-12 Catholic school education.

To Apply

Write a 2-page essay that addresses the criteria listed below. Use the indicators listed underneath the criteria as possible ideas to include in your essay. Please use the following title for your essay when submitting it as part of your application packet: “My First Name My Last Name Presidential Scholarship Application”.

Criteria for this Competitive Scholarship

Criteria 1: Commitment to Catholic educational leadership

Possible Indicators

  • Years working in a Catholic school
  • Graduate of Catholic schools and universities
  • Participation in a Catholic School Leadership master’s and/or certificate program
  • Comments and insights in personal statement that speak to commitment to Catholic educational leadership
  • Insights by recommenders (work supervisors, leaders, and/or professors) that speak to commitment to Catholic educational leadership

Criteria 2: Promise in Catholic educational leadership

Possible Indicators

  • Performance in Master’s degree and/or state certification program in school administration
  • Achievements related to leadership in Catholic schools in evidence in resume and/or personal statement
  • Comments and ideas in personal statement that speak to promise in Catholic educational leadership
  • Insights by recommenders (work supervisors, leaders, and/or professors) that speak to promise in Catholic educational leadership