Monsignor Grimes Scholarship

Shamrock Club Monsignor Grimes Scholarship 

The Shamrock Club of Columbus is honored to award five $1,000 high school scholarships in memory of the late Msgr. J. Colby Grimes for the 2018-2019 academic school year.

These scholarships will be awarded to one student each from Bishop Hartley, Bishop Ready, Bishop Watterson, St. Francis DeSales and St. Charles Preparatory who is a current freshman, sophomore or junior who meets one of the following creteria: has a parent or relative currently belonging to the Shamrock Club, or is recommended by a current member of the Shamrock Club.

Completed applications must be received by Monday, March 5, 2018. Send to: Francis Doyle, 5732 McNeven Ct., Dublin, OH 43017, or email the completed application to fdoyle@columbus.rr.com – (emailing the application in Microsoft Word format is the preferred method). Click on the link below to download the Cover Letter and Application

2018-2019 – Cover Letter Application

  The Shamrock Club’s scholarship selection committee will interview two students from each school, as determined by the committee, on Sunday, April 22nd, with the top student from each school receiving a $1,000 scholarship. The other students who are interviewed will each receive a $500 scholarship awarded from the Office of Catholic Schools Tuition Assistance Fund. All scholarship money will be sent directly to the student’s school to be credited to their tuition account.

Msgr. J. Colby Grimes Scholarship Committee: PP Thomas Byrne, Megan Dempsey, PP Francis Doyle, PP Timothy Feeney, PP Brendan O’Reilly PP Jim Graham and President Mary Strickland.