Knights of Columbus
Council 11896
2019 College Scholarships

Two - $1,000 scholarships (one for Mary, Queen of Peace and one for St. Susanna)
Application Instructions & Submission Timeline
The scholarship announcement and applications will be available to both parishes in January (announcements will be made at both parishes).
Eligible Candidates must fill out the attached application and return it to the noted address by April 5, 2019.
All candidate applications will be reviewed and evaluated by the Knights of Columbus Council No. 11896.
A short-list of three candidates from each parish will be selected for interviews.
Winning candidates will be announced in May 2019 at both parishes.
The scholarships will be paid directly to the college of choice for the winning candidates.
Applications will be available at the two churches and online at the KOC website. (

Application Form

1. Must be a graduating senior from an accredited high school or home school program.
2. Must be a parishioner in good standing of Mary, Queen of Peace or St Susanna.
3. Must be planning on attending an accredited college or trade school in the fall of 2019.
4. Must make a commitment to be active in your faith while attending college.
5. Must turn in a completed application and attend a short interview.

Applicants Must Provide

Complete scholarship application and high school transcript by April 5, 2019 to:

Nick Schmutte, c/o  KOC Scholarship
1675 N CR 600 East
Avon, IN 46123

An interview for short-listed candidates will be held on Sunday, May 12th, 2019 at the Mary, Queen of Peace hall (in the basement).

Please direct all inquiries or questions to Nick Schmutte

317-850-9831 (cell)