Academic Scholarships

Cardinal O’Hara High School awards Academic Scholarships to the eight students who receive the highest scores on the Entrance Exam. The two students who receive the highest score will each receive full tuition over their four years at O’Hara. The students who receive the next two highest scores will each receive half tuition over their four years at O’Hara. The students who receive the next four highest scores will each receive quarter tuition over their four years at O’Hara.

Merit Scholarships

In addition to the Academic Scholarships based on the Entrance Exam, Cardinal O’Hara High School offers 14 Merit-based Scholarships.

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  • Academic Awards

    One award of $2,500 will be given in each subject area. This award is for FRESHMAN year only. (Merit-based scholarship application and corresponding essay must be completed.)
    • Excellence in Mathematics
    • Excellence in Science
    • Excellence in English
    • Excellence in History
    • Excellence in Religion
    • Excellence in Technology
  • The Fine & Performing Arts Awards

    Two awards of $2,500 each will be given in each category. The scholarship is renewable each year provided that the student remains involved in their particular scholarship area at Cardinal O’Hara – for example: band, ensembles, art class, musical, etc. (Merit-based scholarship application and corresponding essay must be completed.)
    • Excellence in Vocal Music
    • Excellence in Dance
    • Excellence in Art
    • Excellence in Theatre
    • Excellence in Instrumental Music
  • Faith & Service Awards

    One award of $2,500 will be given in each area. This award is for FRESHMAN year only. (Merit-based scholarship application and corresponding essay must be completed.)
    • Commitment to Community Service
    • Commitment to Catholic Faith and Life
  • Leadership Awards

    Four awards of $2500 each will be given. The scholarship is renewable each year provided that the student remains active in clubs and/or activities, both in and out of school, in a leadership capacity. (Merit-based scholarship application and corresponding essay must be completed.)
    • Excellence in Student Leadership

Contact Us

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  • Mrs. Denise Lynn (Sherlock) Todd 87

    Tuition Officer/Registrar
    610-544-3800 x1828

Cardinal O’Hara High School