CO David J. Leahy
8th Grade Scholarship Examination
March 4, 2023
All Hallows High School
111 164th Street
The Applicant must be a son, daughter, grandson, granddaughter, sibling (brother or sister), niece, or nephew of a Regular Member as defined in the By-Laws of the NYCD Emerald Society Inc. (Emerald Society, Correction Department, City of New York). In addition, the Applicant’s sponsor must be a member of the Society in good standing at the time of the application and for two consecutive years before January 1 of the year to the 2023 examination. Exception, a member of NYCD who has joined the Emerald Society within one year and who otherwise meets the requirements stated may be considered eligible.
The Applicant must be in the 8th grade and entering Catholic/Private high school 2023-2024 school year. The scholarship award is sent directly to the Applicant (s) High School’s account. The Award recipient(s) are selected based on a written test conducted by the Scholarship Committee on March 4, 2023. The last day to submit this application is February 28, 2023.
If you have any questions or concerns, don’t hesitate to contact the Scholarship Chairman.
Brian J. Sharkey,
One scholarship award of $1250 (1 to 6 applicants)
Two scholarship awards of $1250 (7 applicants or more)