The following scholarships are available to students who attend or who are planning on attending St. Thomas Aquinas High School. There is one general application used for all scholarships except the Paumier, Pusateri and Diaz Scholarships. The general, Paumier, Pusateri and Diaz Scholarship application forms are localed in the top right of this pages in “Scholarship Documents” gallery. Forms must be filled out and returned no later than April 15th for consideration. Applications are reviewed by the scholarship committee and recipients will be notified by the committee.

Available Scholarships:

  • Erin DeMarco Scholarship
  • Julio Diaz Academic Scholarship
  • Paul Daniel Paumier Scholarship
  • Ross Pusateri Scholarship
  • Napier Brothers Scholarship
  • Thomas Welch Scholarship
  • Mary & William Lee Scholarship
  • Ed Voyk Scholarship
  • Richard & Joan Spittler Family Scholarship
  • Jack & Evelyn Sell Memorial Scholarship
  • Francis & Lucille Snyder Memorial Scholarship
  • Tim “Savage” Scanlon Memorial Scholarship
  • Adopt-A-Student Scholarship
  • St Anthony Interracial Council, Grades 6-8
  • 8th Grade High School Placement Test
  • The Knightliners
  • Ohio Catholic Federal Credit Union
  • Diocese of Youngstown Mary Ellen Cushwa Wolsonovich

*Please note: In order to be eligible for the following scholarships, a Grant & Aid Application must be filed with FACTS.

Explore Test Scholarships
Scholarships, ranging up to $500, are given to incoming freshman that score in the upper tier of the Explore Test. For more information about this scholarship opportunity, please contact Stacy Dougherty at 330-875-1631, ext. 301.

Knights of Columbus Scholarship
The Ohio Knights of Columbus are pleased to announce that, for the 2013-2014 school year, numerous $1,000 scholarships will once again be made available for Catholic students (grades nine through twelve) attending Catholic High Schools in Ohio.  Considered requirements for this scholarship are financial need, Grade Point Average of 2.5 or higher, academic awards, community and/or parish involvement, and extracurricular activities.  One scholarship per Catholic High School will be awarded. Application may be downloaded from the top right of this page in the “Scholarship Documents” gallery.  Applications must be completed and returned by November 15, 2013.

NEOREMA (North East Ohio Research Education Medicine Alliance)
NEOREMA is an innovative collaboration between Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland State University, Cuyahoga Community College, Kent State University and Oberlin College.  Launched to increase the participation of under-represented groups within the biomedical sciences, NEOREMA provides year round educational programming for American Indian or Alaskan Native, Black or African American, Hispanic or Latino, Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, underprivileged, or first generation college students.  Please access their website at  Click on Internships and select NEOREMA. 

St. Anthony- Interracial Council – Grades 6-8
More information coming soon.

8th Grade High School Placement Test – 8th (rising 9th)
Top overall academic performance scores on the High School Placement Test.

The Knightliners
More information coming soon.

Ohio Catholic Federal Credit Union – 6th – 12th
Primarily needs-based. To be considered for a scholarship, applicants must be a member of Ohio Catholic Federal Credit Union, currently attend a Catholic elementary school or high school in any Catholic Diocese within Ohio, and be willing to submit proof of income if chosen as a finalist. Online applications can be accessed at, and will open beginning Catholic Schools Week on February, 1, 2016, until Friday, March 4, 2016. In addition to submitting an application, candidates must have a teacher or school administrator fill out an online recommendation form. Winners will be notified via phone by April 15, 2016. The financial needs-based scholarship funds will be sent directly to the Catholic school in the name of the family awarded the funds no later than mid-August.

Diocese of Youngstown – Mary Ellen Cushwa Wolsonovich – 6th – 12th
Completion of the PSAS (Private School Aid Service) Student Aid Form in full. $31.00 non-refundable processing fee. Hardcopy applications and mailing envelop available for pick-up at St. Thomas Aquinas HS and MS. Deadline is March 18th.

Cleveland Clinic Internship Programs
Cleveland Clinic is sponsoring three summer internship programs for high school students.  These internships are 9 week, paid summer learning experiences that requires participating high school students to work 40 hours each week alongside assigned Cleveland Clinic healthcare professionals as part of a team, gaining exposure to the wide range of careers in health care.  Students will experience hands-on learning and receive individualized structured mentorship in various professions.  The three internship programs are 1) Cleveland Clinic Science Internship Program, 2) Cleveland Clinic Health Horizons Internship Program and 3) Cleveland Clinic Young Business Leaders Internship Program.  For more information on the internship, eligibility, application criteria and to apply online, visit them at  

icon-pdf Napier Brothers
icon-pdf Ross Pusateri
icon-pdf Paul Paumier
icon-pdf Julio Diaz
icon-pdf Tim Scanlon
icon-pdf General Scholarship
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