Sister Claire Saizan Award 2019/20
Berchmans Academy will grant Sister Claire Saizan Awards for five (5) outstanding new students entering the ninth grade in 2019/20.
The award honors a beloved Sacred Heart educator, Sister Claire Saizan. Sister Saizan’s unwavering devotion to her faith, education and the Sacred Heart community have inspired generations, “all for the glory of God.” This award will continue to shape young minds and inspire a love of Goal II – a deep respect for intellectual values.
The amount of the award is $6,000. The award is renewable, for three (3) years, contingent upon the student remaining in good standing with the school.
The award will be based on the following criteria:
1. Competitive report cards in sixth, seventh, and eighth grades
2. Competitive ISEE score (entrance exam)
3. Enthusiastic recommendations from Math and English teachers
4. Essay expressing student’s strong desire to attend Academy of the Sacred Heart
5. Character reference letter (pastor, counselor, teacher, coach, etc.)
Applicants with demonstrated financial need will be given preference based on completion of the FAST (Financial Aid for School Tuition) online application.
How to Apply:
The application process opens on October 1. A completed admissions application, including all items listed above should be submitted timely for consideration.
Contact the Admissions Office at 337.662.7064 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Please return your completed application and supporting information to:
P.O. Box 310
Grand Coteau, LA 70541