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TOTINO-GRACE AGAPE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP-ST. VINCENT DE PAUL CATHOLIC SCHOOL



The Totino-Grace Agape Foundation Scholarship is awarded to students who embody the characteristics of Agape Love.


WHAT DOES AGAPE MEAN?
Agape is a Grego-Christian term referring to unconditional love, "the highest form of love, charity" and "the love of God for man and of man for God." For Chuck and Mary Anderson, and their family, establishing this Agape Foundation Scholarship is their way of showing Agape Love, honoring God and sharing the blessings God has given them.


AGAPE LOVE IS:
  • A way to use God's gift
  • Love in action
  • The gift of self
  • Unconditional and voluntary
  • Something you decide to do
  • Charitable giving, something for another person whether you know them or not

Matthew 22:37-34

Jesus said "Love (agape) the Lord God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind" This is the greatest commandment. The second, "Love your neighbor as yourself."

RECIPIENT REQUIREMENTS:
  1. Be a 2022 graduate of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic School
  2. Apply at Totino-Grace High School for Fall 2022 by December 15, 2021
  3. Display characterristics of Agape Love: Generous, Altruistic/Selfless, and Compassionate.
  4. Be a person who will demonstrate Agape Love; spreading compassion and generosity throughout the Totino-Grace Community.
  5. Complete and submit this application by December 15, 2021

SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT:
$2,500. 1 Recipient. Not Renewable.

Please complete all required applicant information.

THE RECIPIENT OF THE AGAPE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP SHOULD:

  • Demonstrate characteristics of Agape Love through faith and action
  • Lead with kindness and compassion for others
  • Display leadership and a good work ethic through extracurricular activities
  • Be ambitious and committed to academic excellence
  • Treat everyone with kindness and respect

IN A MINIMUM OF FIVE SENTENCES EACH, SHARE HOW YOU HAVE DISPLAYED AGAPE LOVE

Recommendation from school staff must be received by December 15, 2021.

  • Request a letter of recommendation from one of your teachers or other staff person at your school. Have them describe why you would be a great choice for the Agape Love Foundation Scholarship.
  • Ask recommender to send their recommendation to TGScholarship@totinograce.org

Parent Recommendation (Optional)

  • Please share how your student would positively impact Totino-Grace and the world with their kindness, generosity, leadership and passion.

Student Statement

  • I affirm that the information contained in this application is true and accurate and all questions were completed by the student applicant.

Parent Statement

  • I affirm that the information contained in this application is true and accurate and all questions were completed by the student applicant.
  • I authorize to release a copy of my student's transcript to the scholarship selection committee consisting of members of the family and the chair of the selection committee.
  • I understand that all documents and application information will be kept confidential.
  • I understand that this scholarship is funded through a scholarship administered by Totino-Grace High School and can only be used if my student attends Totino-Grace High School in the fall of 2022.

If you have questions about the application or the process, please contact linda.aase@totinograce.org

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