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Scholarship Exam

The Peter F. Vallone Scholarship Examination

Academic Scholarship

Each year St. John’s Preparatory School awards full and partial four year scholarships. These academic scholarships are awarded to elementary school graduates based on the competitive Peter F. Vallone Scholarship Exam, their 7th and 8th grade marks and standardized test scores.  Scholarships will be applicable towards the high school education of each recipient at St. John’s Prep.

The application for the exam is due by Friday, November 25, 2016. The examination will be held on Saturday, December 3, 2016 at St. John’s Prep, 21-21 Crescent Street Astoria, NY 11105.  The examination will begin promptly at 8:45 a.m.  Applicants must assemble in the High School auditorium no later than 8:30 a.m.  Testing should be completed by 12 noon. Please bring two number 2 pencils with you to the examination.

Columbus Citizens Foundation - Four-year scholarships are offered to students entering the 9th grade in September who are of Italian descent, have financial need, and have a 3.0 G.P.A. (B) or higher.  For more information and to complete an application go to:


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