Kelley M. Cooper Memorial Scholarship NOW OPEN for Applicants to Support an STCS Education

Kelley M. Cooper passed away on February 4, 1990.  Being an alum of ICS in Wellsville, NY and knowing her passion for teaching, her family created this scholarship to honor her memory.  This scholarship provides financial support to worthy students entering 6th, 7th, or 8th grade at STCS who meet certain criteria :

  1. Maintain an average of 85% or higher
  2. Be involved in community service, extracurricular activities and/or parish activities
  3. Be enrolled in 6th, 7th, or 8th grade for the ’24/’25 school year


To apply for this scholarship, students will submit a handwritten letter stating, in detail, their view of a quality education and good grades, their involvement in the above activities, and why the scholarship would be important to them.

Students also will submit a supporting letter from a teacher, Principal or Pastor.  Penmanship and spelling will be considered.

Materials must be submitted by April 30th to the STCS Administrative office.

After reviewing applications, selection will be made by the family of Kelley Cooper. Notifications will be given by June 1st.

Multiple scholarships may be awarded.

Thank you and best of luck to all applicants!