Scholarships

The Knights of Columbus has awarded College Scholarships and Catholic School Grants totaling more than $2 million to more than 800 students.

Most recipients are the children of Knights or Knights working toward bachelor’s degrees at Catholic colleges and Catholic universities in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico and the Philippines.

Award Criteria

Applicant must be the son, daughter, grandson, or granddaughter of a current or deceased 3rd or 4th Degree member of good standing with the Bristol Knights of Columbus Council 379.

If the applicant’s father is eligible to be a member of the Knights of Columbus, he must achieve 3rd Degree and attend at least one Council meeting prior to the Scholarship application submission.   

An applicant may also be a current member of the Bristol Knights of Columbus Council 379. Participating in a Council meeting and completing the 3rd Degree online are highly encouraged but not required.

Scholarship applications must be submitted by May 1st, 2021.  Final award decisions will be determined by June 1st, 2021.

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