St. Catherine of Siena Scholarship

Saint Catherine of Siena, born in 1937, devoted her life to the church.

Saint Catherine of Siena, born in 1347, devoted her life to the church.

Our Siena community awards the St. Catherine of Siena Scholarships to two sixth graders and one newly-registered seventh grader. The scholarships are sponsored by the Parent Advisory Committee (PAC).

The award recognizes students of exemplary scholarship and character who have been in the Catholic school system for at least three years. The recipients of this scholarship will each receive a four hundred dollar tuition reduction for their years at Siena.

Student Essay
In a well-composed and grammatically correct essay, the candidate must discuss the meaning of the Siena Catholic Mission Statement and how he or she will seek to live up to it. Strong essays use specific examples from the student’s experience and envisioned future. The essay must be typed, double-spaced in Times New Roman or similar font. Most essays will be in the 250 word range.

The essay is only one piece of the award process. Click on this link: St. Catherine of Siena Scholarship 2020-2021 Brochure Application materials are due on April 29th, the Feast Day of St. Catherine of Siena. Only registered families may apply.

St. John Fisher Scholarship

The Saint John Fisher Scholarship, named after the patron saint of the Diocese of Rochester, are awarded to new students entering Siena Catholic  Academy.  Families who have made a commitment to Catholic education by enrolling a child in Catholic elementary schools in the Diocese of Rochester are eligible recipients when he or she enters grades six or seven at Siena Catholic Academy.  The Saint John Fisher Scholarships are awarded to students who exhibit academic, religious and leadership qualities along with financial need. 

The recipients of this scholarship will receive a one thousand dollar tuition reduction for each of their years at Siena Catholic Academy.

For more information about the scholarship and how to apply, click on this link: St John Fisher Scholarship 2020-2021 Application materials are due on May 1st. Only registered families may apply.