Matthews & Swift Educational Trust Scholarship
Sponsored by: Knights of Columbus
Applicant must fall into one of the following categories: must be a child of a member in good standing who, while serving in the military forces of his country in a combat zone, specifically designated as such by the Board of Directors, is killed by hostile action or wounded by hostile action resulting within two years thereof in permanent and total disability; or be the child of a member in good standing who, while in the lawful performance of his duties as a full-time law enforcement officer or full-time firefighter, died as the result of criminal violence directed at him. An application must be filed within two years of the date of the death of the member in both cases. Award may be used at Catholic colleges only.
|Application Deadline||March 1|
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Scholarship|
|Awarded every year?||yes|
|Must be repaid?||no|
|Required to attend a specific school?||no|