Merit Scholarships

Merit Based Scholarships

SJVHS will award Merit Based Scholarships each year to incoming freshmen. They include the President's Merit Scholarship, the Principal's Merit Scholarship and the Sister Bernadette Larson, MSC Merit Scholarship. Merit Scholarships will be awarded to those who have shown great academic excellence during their time in middle school. These scholarships are for incoming freshmen for the 2020-2021 school year. Each recipient will receive $8,000 total each year during their time at SJVHS. In order to be considered for a Merit Scholarship the following criteria must be met:

  1. Submission of Merit Scholarship Application and Essay
  2. 1 Letter of Recommendation (teacher, guidance counselor, priest, coach. etc.)
  3. Placement Test Scores ( Placement Test must be taken at SJVHS to be considered for this scholarship. Report cards will also be reviewed along with test scores)

All letters of recommendation must be sent directly from the individual writing the letter. Email to gilmartin@sjvhs.com or mail to SJVHS, 540A Line Rd., Holmdel, NJ 07733. Attn: Patti Gilmartin.

Please submit 1 application per student. A candidate can only receive one of the Merit Scholarships.

Application Deadline: November 15, 2019.

For more information please contact Patti Gilmartin, gilmartin@sjvhs.org, 732-739-0800 Ext. 155

Merit Scholarship Information
2020-2021 School Year

  1. Merit Scholarship Application and Essay - Apply On-Line
  2. 1 Letter of recommendation (teacher, guidance counselor, priest, coach, etc.)
  3. Placement Test Scores ( Placement Test must be taken at SJVHS to be considered for this scholarship. Report cards will also be reviewed along with test scores)

Application Deadline: November 15, 2019.

For more information contact Patti Gilmartin, gilmartin@sjvhs.org, 732-739-0800 Ext. 155