St. Gabriel Parish places a high importance on the value of Catholic education. Through the generous efforts of St. Gabriel staff members and parishioners, we are pleased to offer scholarships in support of Catholic elementary and secondary education so that our young people may experience full immersion in a Christ-centered educational atmosphere.
Reverand Father Robert Pahler Scholarship
This scholarship honors the former pastor of St. Gabriel Parish and assists an eighth-grade student, whether at in the day school or PSR program, who will attend a Catholic high school. The scholarship is awarded in the amount of $500 to a student who demonstrates academic effort, commitment, performance, parish and community involvement, and financial need. The scholarship is awarded at the eighth-grade graduation ceremony.
Donald W. Wiertel Football Scholarship
This scholarship was established in memory of a long-time parishioner and well-loved football coach to assist an eighth-grade student football player who will attend a Catholic high school. The scholarship is awarded in the amount of $500 to a student who adequately expresses how their Catholic education and football experience will enable them to make a difference in the world.
Faculty Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was created by the St. Gabriel faculty in memory of colleagues who have passed away to assist an eighth-grade student who will attend a Catholic high school. The scholarship is awarded in the amount of $750 to a student who demonstrates academic effort, commitment, performance, and parish and community involvement. The scholarship is awarded at the eighth-grade graduation ceremony.
The Matthew J. Pohovey Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was created in their son’s memory to assist families with genuine financial need. This scholarship is awarded to a kindergarten family in the amount of one-eighth of the annual cost of tuition and is renewed annually until the eighth-grade graduation of the child. The scholarship is awarded at the kindergarten graduation ceremony.
The Rachel Kayza Badge of Courage Award
This scholarship is awarded to one recipient who has overcome challenges in life. Families are privately nominated by faculty and selected by the Kayza family who through faith, courage, and a strong love in Jesus have themselves overcome great challenges. Through their generosity, this scholarship is possible.
For more information, contact: Alicia Henrikson
St. Gabriel Catholic Church
9935 Johnnycake Ridge Road
Concord Township, OH 44060
School Phone: 440-352-6169
Learning Loft PS Phone: 440-354-7574