Scholarship Funds for Attending Students
All scholarships are awarded at the discretion of the Administration and Scholarship Committee.
Awarded annually to four incoming freshmen, this scholarship is based on an essay question included with your acceptance packet. It is renewable providing the student maintains a B average at Saint John Vianney HS, remains involved in school activities and does not have a discipline record.
Christopher Allingham Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was funded in memory of Christopher Allingham, Class of ’83, who was a victim of the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center and awarded to a student in financial need.
John & Sylvia Resta Memorial Scholarship
The family of John ‘79 and his wife Sylvia established a scholarship in memory of the couple who were victims of the 9/11 attacks at the World Trade Center. John, along with his siblings, Christine ‘75, Dawn ‘81 and Michael ‘78 all attended SJVHS. The scholarship is awarded to a practicing Catholic from the Bayshore Area.
Audrey Gomez Memorial Scholarship
Audrey’s family, teammates and friends established the Gomez scholarship in January 2002 for a student in
Kathy Ward Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship provides tuition assistance to a student entering his/her Senior year at SJVHS with a family
facing hardship or terminal illness.
The Margaret T. Lenihan Scholarship
The family of Margaret T. Lenihan, whose 17 of 19 grandchildren attended Saint John Vianney High School, has established a memorial scholarship in her name for a student in financial need.
Monica Mazurkiewicz Scholarship
Monica Mazurkiewicz served in the religious studies department at Saint John Vianney High School from 1977 through 1999. She devoted her teaching career to Seniors particularly in the Christian Service program. The criteria for determining the recipient of the scholarship is that the candidate is completing their junior year of studies, is in need of financial assistance and exhibits either excellence in religious studies or an extraordinary commitment to community service.
Daniel Falco Memorial Scholarship
The Dan Falco Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of Daniel Falco by his family and friends. Daniel was a sophomore, wonderful student, wrestler and football player. This scholarship is intended to recognize a student athlete, who in the judgement of the selection committee, represents the same high character, catholic morals, personal fortitude, discipline and dedication demonstrated by Daniel while he
was a student at Saint John Vianney High School.
Friends and Family of Saint John Vianney Scholarship
The friends and family scholarship is a combination of many smaller scholarships that have been combined into one fund to provide a greater return. These funds include:
- The Jane Pierson Scholarship
- The Arthur Lembo Scholarship
- The Friends of Anita Morelli Scholarship
- The Pat Costigan Scholarship
For more information about applying for scholarships, or if you would like to make a donation to a scholarship fund at SJVHS, please contact Kristy Geoghan, Director of Advancement at 732.739.0800 ext. 144.