NEW YORK, NY, February 1, 2018 – The New York Town St. Patrick’s Day Basis has created the Cardinal Dolan Scholarships for college kids in New York Archdiocesan faculties related to the St. Patrick’s Day Parade.
3 partial scholarships will probably be awarded to scholars decided on by way of the Superintendent of Faculties for the Archdiocese of New York. One scholarship will pass to a top acting scholar; every other will pass to a median scholar and a 3rd will pass to a different wishes scholar.
The Cardinal Dolan Scholarships are along with the scholarships supplied by way of the Board of Administrators of the New York Town St. Patrick’s Day Parade.
The 2018 New York Town St. Patrick’s Day Parade is devoted to Catholic schooling and to the 20th Anniversary of the Just right Friday Accords. Timothy McNiff Ed.D., Superintendent of Faculties for the Archdiocese of New York, will function an Aide-at-Huge to Grand Marshal Loretta Brennan Glucksman, becoming a member of 13 Aides decided on by way of the Parade’s taking part organizations in reputation in their exceptional provider to the Irish-American Group of New York.
“I’m thankful to the St. Patrick’s Day Basis for its beneficiant fortify of Catholic schooling. I personally won my grammar faculty schooling from Mercy Sisters from Drogheda, Eire, who helped nurture my priestly vocation. Might those new scholarships assist to encourage younger women and men to be all that God calls them to be,” mentioned Cardinal Dolan.
“Catholic schooling has been a mainstay of the Irish-American neighborhood and supporting this schooling is a essential part of the project of the St. Patrick’s Day Basis,” mentioned Basis Chairman Hilary Beirne. “We need to thank Cardinal Dolan for his fortify on this project and thank Dr. Timothy McNiff and his whole group on the Archdiocesan Faculties for the good paintings they do getting ready the following era.
“For almost 220 years, our Catholic faculties have presented an excellent schooling of the guts, thoughts, and soul for the kids of our town and state, guided by way of the spirit and instance of St. Patrick, the consumer saint of our archdiocese,” mentioned Dr. Timothy McNiff.
“We’re commemorated that the St. Patrick’s Day Basis and Chairman Beirne have partnered with us to show off the profound distinction our Catholic faculties make within the lives of numerous scholars. The beneficiant scholarship they’ve bestowed will permit much more youngsters to obtain the lifelong reward of Catholic schooling,” Dr. McNiff added.
St. Patrick’s Day Basis
The project of the St. Patrick’s Day Basis is to fortify the New York St. Patrick’s Day Parade and comparable actions, and to rejoice the contributions of the Irish to American society, with scholar scholarships, tutorial tasks, publications and an formidable year-round program of social and tradition occasions.
Catholic Faculties within the Archdiocese of New York
Catholic Faculties within the Archdiocese of New York serve 68,000 scholars from Pre-Ok to 12th grade throughout 217 faculties in New york, The Bronx, Staten Island and Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Ulster, Sullivan, Orange and Dutchess Counties. Archdiocesan faculties be offering a singular mixture of educational and religious construction that empowers youngsters of all backgrounds to realize the boldness to appreciate their fullest doable. To be informed extra concerning the Archdiocese of New York’s Catholic faculties, discuss with www.catholicschoolsny.org or Fb at www.fb.com/CatholicSchoolsArchdioceseNewYork.