The Peter Anthony Catholic Education Scholarship

The Peter Anthony Catholic Education Scholarship ("Scholarship") was established in 2017 to provide tuition assistance to qualifying students for a Catholic education in Kern County. 

Who is eligible to receive the scholarship?

The Scholarship provides tuition assistance to students/families who fulfill the following criteria:

  • Active and practicing Catholics as verified by the parish pastor
  • Demonstrate financial need as verified by Kern Community Foundation
  • Attend or plan to enroll in a WASC accredited K-12 Catholic school in Kern County
  • Complete the Peter Anthony Catholic Education Scholarship application through Kern Community Foundation with all materials by the deadline of July 31, 2017.  

How to apply for the scholarship?

To apply for a scholarship from the Peter Anthony Catholic Education Scholarship, please complete the online application.

How are scholarship recipients selected?

Scholarship recipients will be selected by the Scholarship Committee, following the criteria above. Scholarship recipients are approved by Kern Community Foundation's Board of Directors.