OLIH is proud to offer a variety of scholarships for high school seniors. All scholarships are awarded annually at the OLIH Senior Breakfast.
Applications for scholarships will be made available below in March, all OLIH Senior students are invited to apply. Applications are due by the first Friday in April. Late applications will not be considered.
Susan C. Roupe Religious Education Scholarship
Two $750 scholarships will be awarded annually to two seniors of the parish who have faithfully attended and contributed to the Religious Education classes through Grade 12.
Betty Purdy Memorial Scholarship
One $750 scholarship will be awarded to one senior of the parish who has faithfully attended and contributed to the Faith Formation classes through grade 12.
The Beth Meston Memorial Youth Ministry Scholarship
One $500 scholarship will be awarded to one senior who has faithfully attended and contributed to the Faith Formation classes through 12th grade.
Kay Boesen Memorial Youth Ministry Scholarship
One $500 scholarship in the memory of Lavina 'Kay' Boesen has been set up to honor a senior of OLIH, who has spread the light of Christ to those around them and plan to continue their education and faithful life. To qualify for this scholarship YOU must possess the following qualities: Be an active member of OLIH; Be active in Youth Ministry at OLIH; Show leadership in Youth Ministry and the community; Have a GPA of 3.0 or above; Be a senior who is planning on continuing their education and has been accepted at an institution of higher learning. Be involved within the community and a positive role model.An essay and interview is also required.
The Youth Ministry Light & Leadership Award
A special gift and honor is given to a graduating senior who has distinguished themselves as a LIGHT to others and has been a LEADER in Youth Ministry. There is no application process for this award, rather this person is selected and will be honored by the Director of Youth Ministry at the Senior Breakfast.