Applications for eligible family members of the Columbia Association are being accepted for Private or Public
High School and College Awards as follows:
Candidates for College Awards (12th Grade Students)
Candidates for High School Awards (8th Grade Students)

Candidates for College Awards (12th Grade)

Submit applications, along with a copy of the candidate’s SAT scores, before April 1, 2024. These tests must be
taken in the candidates’ junior or senior year of high school between September 2022 and March 2024. This must be
the candidates’ graduating year.

Candidates for High School (8th Grade Students)

Submit applications before March 5, 2024. The STS Closed High School Placement test will be given on
Sunday, March 10, 2024, at 1000 hours at the Fire Academy.


Candidates for these awards may compete if a parent (natural, step or foster) is a member in good
standing of the Columbia Association. Children of deceased members who were in good standing at time of
death may also compete. Grandchildren are not eligible.

Applications may be obtained on this page, Borough Trustee or by contacting the
Scholarship Chairperson, Division Chief Grace Cacciola, gmcacc@aol.com, (917) 375-3702.