Awarded to three incoming freshmen who meet the following criteria:
1. Selects Notre Dame as her first-choice school on the application to Notre Dame High School.
2. Core score is at or above 90th percentile on the standardized test taken in 7th and 8th grade. (Notre Dame accepts Iowa Assessments, Stanford, MAP and Explore)
3. Receives a 3.5 cumulative GPA in her core classes in 7th and 8th grade.
4. Demonstrates an enduring commitment to community service.
To be considered for this non-renewable scholarship, the student must provide two letters of recommendation from outside the student’s family, which attest to the student’s moral character and level of commitment to school. Letters of recommendation should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to 320 E. Ripa Ave. St. Louis, MO 63125 Attn: Katie Mallette. All application materials must be received by December 31, 2017 for consideration. If selected, notification of scholarship will be included with acceptance letter on February 3, 2018.