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Scholarships

 

BISHOP JOSEPH A. FRANCIS SCHOLARSHIP 
For alter servers 

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

 

            This award is given in memory of Bishop Joseph A. Francis, the first African American Bishop in the Archdiocese of Newark.  Bishop Francis was an advocate for justice and education. He was the founder and principal of Verbum Dei High School in the Watts section of Los Angeles. 

The following are the eligibility requirements:

            1. Nominee must be of African Descent

            2. Be an alter server in your parish (In the Archdiocese of Newark)

            3. Be nominated by your parish

 

 

To recieve the scholarship, your parish has to send your information to keneco@rcan.org

Contact Us

Rev. Emeka Okwuosa, SDV
Coordinator          
okwuosem@rcan.org               
Phone: 973-497-4304
Fax: 973-497-4317
 
Kenechukwu Ochibili
Associate
Phone:973-497-4304
Fax: 973-497-4317