St. Peter Claver Scholarship

Description and Criteria of Gift:

  • For Freshman student(s) enrolling at West Catholic High School:
    • Must be in good standing at present school; the applicant must have a good character and has shown consistent respect for authority.
    • Outstanding attendance record.
    • Must have maintained a 3.0 (B) grade point average in grade school.
  • Sophomore, Junior and Senior student(s) currently enrolled at West Catholic High School:
    • The applicant must have a good character and has shown consistent respect for authority
    • Outstanding attendance record.
    • Must maintain a 3.0 (B) grade point average at time of application.
  • All applicants must write a two (2) page essay explaining what you see as interesting and important about the life of St. Peter Claver.
  • The scholarship is designed to provide for students of Spanish or African American descent who can demonstrate financial need and meet the above academic standards. In the event that students of these descents are not available or cannot meet these standards, then the award can be made to any student of any other descent who would otherwise qualify for the scholarship.