Scholarship Program

ICCC Leo Walsh Scholarship Program

100_ICCCScholarship_smSince 1994, the ICCC Leo Walsh Scholarship Program has awarded more than 398 scholarships to eighth graders and high school seniors entering the next level of their education. Through the hard work of volunteers, especially its founder Leo Walsh, the program has grown immensely over the years.


Irish Cultural Centre of California Leo T. Walsh Scholarship

2017 Finalists

May 11, 2017

~ HIGH SCHOOL $1,000 SCHOLARSHIP  ~
Nancy & Tom McGarvey Family Scholarship (2)   
Meighan LaRocca – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – Loyola Marymount
Patrick Callagy – Junipero Serra High School – Oregon State University
Lynch McGuire Irish American Scholarship     
Rose Murphy – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – Seattle University
Martin & Elizabeth Horan Family Scholarship 
Meghan Walsh – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – Columbia University
Tom & Patricia Hayes Family Scholarship
Maggie Burke – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – Marquette University
Leo T. Walsh Memorial Scholarship (3)
Frank Bondanza – Marin Catholic High School – Boise State University
Morgan McCarthy – El Camino High School – George Mason University
Katherine Harrison – Sacred Heart Preparatory – Tufts University
New Deal Advisers Scholarship 
Sean McKeogh – Marin Catholic – Harvard University
Mary Looney Memorial Scholarship
Emily Naughton – Mercy High School, Burlingame – University of Oregon
O’Shea Family Scholarship 
Megan Sicord – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – Villanova University
Mike & Nancy Walsh Scholarship (3)
Julia Maguire – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – U.C. Berkeley
Audrey Goodman – Foothill High School – U.C.L.A.
Sean Gallagher – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – Chapman University
Kathleen Gargano Memorial Scholarship 
Fiona Sicord – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – Gonzaga University
Sean Noonan Moylan Memorial Scholarship
Maeve Smith – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory – Loyola University – Chicago
ICCC Board of Directors Scholarship
Daniel Coyle – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory – City College of San Francisco
Joseph Patrick Driscoll Memorial Scholarship
Kieran Manning – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – U.C. Berkeley
Cuchulainn Foundation Scholarship (2)
Sean Manni – Windsor High School – Sacramento State University
Caroline Baetkey – San Marin High School – U.C.L.A.
~ 8TH GRADE $750 SCHOLARSHIP ~
Diarmuid & MaryAnne Philpott Scholarship    
Michael Conefrey – St. Thomas More School – Archbishop Riordan High School
Margaret Keohane Memorial Scholarship
Jack Barnes – St. Cecilia School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
Lynch McGuire Irish American Scholarship 
Claire Mannion – St. Cecilia School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
Jerry Lucey Memorial Scholarship   
Kealan O’Connell – St. Gabriel School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
Kerry Egan Family Scholarship
Robert Bryne – St. Gabriel School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
Dolores Murphy & Ian McGrew Memorial Scholarship    
Dara Keane – St. Stephen School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
Timothy J. Driscoll Memorial Scholarship  
Maggie O’Brien – Our Lady of Angels School – Notre Dame High School
Bud & Madeline Duggan Family Scholarship  
Jack Byrne – St. Gabriel School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
Ray & Mary Toolis Memorial Scholarship   
Sean Fergus – St. Cecilia School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
Future Bars Inc.  Scholarship  
Caoimhe Lyons – St. Gabriel School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
David J. O’Connor Memorial Scholarship 
Matthew Candler – St. Thomas More School – Archbishop Riordan High School
Barry O’Brien Scholarship 
Caroline Callagy – St. Gregory School – Mercy High School – Burlingame
John & Catherine Ring Family Scholarship 
Brian McKeon – St. Cecilia School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
Lindsay & Lorcan Kearney Scholarship 
Erin Manning – St. Cecilia School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
Tom & Peggy Mylett Family Scholarship 
Liam Sicord – St. Gabriel School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
Nancy & Tom McGarvey Family Scholarship (4)
Faith Conry – Good Shepherd School– Notre Dame High School
Lily Rogers – St. Gabriel School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
Caitlin Sheeran – St. Cecilia School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
Connor Dorgan – St. Gregory School – Junipero Serra High School
ICCC Board of Directors Scholarship (2)
 Jack Wiersma – St. Raymond School – De La Salle High School
William Denning – Our Lady of Mount Carmel School – Junipero Serra High School

 

If you would like to sponsor a scholarship or donate to the scholarship program please visit our ICCC Donations page. Donations to The Irish Cultural Centre of California, a 501(c)3 organization, are tax deductible.

If you have any questions or if you are interested in learning more about the program, please contact us @ scholarship@icccsf.org We are always looking for volunteers and supporters of the program. Interested in joining the Scholarship Committee? Please email us @ scholarship@icccsf.org

 

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