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Award Descriptions

The Awards of Distinction require an application packet that includes your resume and a cover letter, along with a list of your extra-curricular involvements and accomplishments at SNC. The Ashmore and Harvey Memorial Scholarship, Golden Family Endowed Scholarship, and Rath Distinguished Merit Scholarship each require an additional essay.

Please note, not all awards are offered yearly and the actual dollar amount may vary from year to year depending on endowment income. The amounts listed below reflect what was awarded last year.

To apply for any Awards of Distinction you are eligible for, please review the application requirements

Award Name Class GPA Award Type Criteria
Ashmore and Harvey Memorial Scholarship Sophomore/ Junior 3.5

Scholarship
$8,000 

Participation in co-curricular activities, student government or community affairs
Ethel D. Augustine Memorial Fund Award Senior 2.5 Cash Award
$1,000 
Active service, leadership and volunteerism within the span of the global community such as organizing student volunteer projects, providing for basic human needs, new outreach and leadership projects, etc.
Tricia Gaughan Memorial Scholarship Sophomore/ Junior 3.0 Scholarship
$2,500 
Awarded to a female student from the greater Chicago area or northern Illinois 
Preference is given to students with financial need and demonstrated volunteer service
Golden Family Endowed Scholarship Freshman/
Sophomore
2.5 Scholarship
$1,000 

Participation, service and leadership in high school, college, and in the community
Serves others through innovative practices in business, education, health care or science
Demonstrated financial need 

Father Gene Gries Endowed Student Life Scholarship Sophomore/ 
Junior
2.5 Scholarship
2 - $1,750 each
Student who contributes as a leader to the quality of student life on campus and excels academically
Demonstrated financial need
Donald and Judy Henrickson Family Outreach Award Senior 2.5 Cash Award
$250 
Active service, leadership and volunteerism within the span of the global community such as organizing student volunteer projects, providing for basic human needs, new outreach and leadership projects, etc. 
Open and ecumenical attitude toward all spiritual traditions
Class of 1989 Leadership in Action Scholarship Junior 2.75 Scholarship
$1,400
Student who has helped create positive change at SNC and has demonstrated leadership within a campus organization, internship, work or community service
Harry Maier Community Service Scholarship Sophomore/ Junior 2.5 Scholarship
$1,900 
Outstanding service off campus in the Green Bay metropolitan community (such as United Way, Salvation Army or other service organizations)
Preference is given to students with demonstrated financial need 
Mel Nicks Award Sophomore/ Junior 2.5 Cash Award
2 - $400 each 
Active service, leadership and volunteerism within the college and/or span of the global community such as organizing student sports or other activities, fundraising for college programs, providing for basic human needs, new outreach and leadership projects, etc.
Richard C. Rankin Legacy Award Senior 2.5 Certificate A senior who made significant or unique contributions to enhance student life on campus
Rath Distinguished Merit Scholarship Sophomore/ Junior 3.2 Scholarship
2 - $10,000 each 
Students who demonstrate a high achievement of academics, leadership and community service
Preference is given to students with financial need and demonstrated campus and community leadership
Sally Thompson Endowed Scholarship Freshman/
Sophomore/ Junior
2.5 Scholarship
$3,000 
Students who demonstrate strong interests and experience in community service
Voss Leadership Award Junior/
Senior
3.0 Cash Award
$1,000 
Extraordinary community service mirroring deep commitment to social justice that involves sustainable change
Leadership of programs that inspire and challenge one's peers