Knights of Columbus Award $500 Scholarships
St. Joseph Council of the Knights of Columbus of Oradell/New Milford is pleased to announce that they will award a $500 scholarship to each of the following 8th grade students:
· Donald Gherardi, of Oradell and St. Joseph Parish. Donald attends St. Joseph School and plans to attend Bergen Catholic High School .
· Julia DeSimone, of Oradell and St. Joseph Parish. Julia attends River Dell Middle School and plans to attend the Academy of the Holy Angels.
· Nicholas Peter Adams, of New Milford and Ascension Parish. Nicholas attends Transfiguration Academy and plans to attend Don Bosco Prep High School .
The Scholarships are given to those students who best exemplify the Knights of Columbus commitment of service to the church, school, and community, and who also excel in other areas of consideration including leadership, honors, school activities, and an essay on the K of C principles of Charity, Unity, Fraternity and Patriotism. The Scholarship recipients will receive their awards at the Council’s Community Awards night at the Council Hall in New Milford .