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UICC Leo Walsh Scholarship Program

Since 1994, the UCCC Leo Walsh Scholarship Program has awarded more than 479 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.

 

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UICC Leo T. Walsh Scholarship Program
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San Francisco, CA 94116

2019 Leo T. Walsh Scholarship Finalists
Awards presented on May 1, 2019 at the UICC

~ 8th Grade $750 Scholarship ~

TOM & PEGGY MYLETT FAMILY SCHOLARSHIPLuke Wachowicz – St. Cecilia School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
STEVE & ADRIENE ROCHE FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP Colin Mulkerrins – St. Cecilia School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
MARGARET KEOHANE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPKatherine Callagy – St. Gregory School – Mercy High School, Burlingame
JOAN KIERNAN COYNE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP Jim O’Brien – Our Lady of Angels School – Junipero Serra High School
DANNY NEESON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP John Denning – Our Lady of Mt. Carmel – Junipero Serra High School
LYNCH MCGUIRE IRISH AMERICAN SCHOLARSHIP Summer Mcguire – St. Philip School – Mercy High School, Burlingame
RAY & MARY TOOLIS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP Celine Maguire – St. Cecilia School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
BUD & MADELINE DUGGAN FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP Aidan Guiney – St. Gregory School – Junipero Serra High School
JIM & HELEN FITZPATRICK MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP Aidan McVeigh– St. Cecilia School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
DIARMUID & MARYANN PHILPOTT SCHOLARSHIP Geneva Kissane – St. Philip School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
IAN MCGREW MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP Ronan Gee – St. Cecilia School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
JOHN & CATHERINE RING FAMILY SCHOLARSHIPKevin Connolly – St. Cecilia School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
JEREMIAH & JULIA VERLING FITZGERALD MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP Delaney Broderick – St. Cecilia School – St. Ignatius College Prep
DAVID J. O’CONNOR MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPRoan O’Connell – St. Gabriel School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
JOHN FRANCIS CORRY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (2)
Nora Mannion – St. Cecilia School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
Sean McKeon – St. Cecilia School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
PAURAIC & HELENA O’BRIEN FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP Sean Reidy – St. Cecilia School – University High School
NANCY & TOM MCGARVEY FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP (4)
Cooper Lucey – St. Cecilia School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
Jeremy Gory – Our Lady of Mt. Carmel – Junipero Serra High School
Eva O’Donnell – St. Brendan School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
Kiera O’Callaghan – St. John’s School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory

~ 8TH GRADE GRAND PRIZE $1,500 SCHOLARSHIP ~
UICC LEO T. WALSH COMMITTEE SCHOLARSHIP
Alanna O’Callaghan – St. John’s School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory

~ High School $1,000 Scholarship ~

NANCY & TOM MCGARVEY FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP (2)
Conor Cassidy – Marin Catholic High School– Boise State University
Madelyn Susank – St. Monica Academy – University of Portland
LEO T. WALSH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (3)
Brendan Callagy – Junipero Serra High School – San Diego State University
Eimer Cunningham – Carlmont High School – Washington University in St. Louis
Emma Page – Marin Catholic High School – University of California, Davis
JOSEPH P. DRISCOLL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPHannah Reilly – Casa Grande High School – University of Nevada, Reno
KATHLEEN “KATIE” ENGLER WINTER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPJulia Kelly – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – San Diego State University
TOM & PATRICIA HAYES FAMILY SCHOLARSHIPSean Redmond – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – University of Indiana
RESIDENTIAL BUILDERS ASSOCIATION, SAN FRANCISCO SCHOLARSHIP
Melissa Sheridan – Westmoor High School – Notre Dame de Namur University
KATHLEEN GARGANO MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPAndrew Rice – San Marin High School – University of California, Los Angeles
THOMAS J. & FELIPA CAHILL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPKerry Fitzgerald – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – Loyola Marymount University
NEW DEAL ADVISERS SCHOLARSHIPJulia Moser – Lick-Wilmerding High School – New York University
LYNCH MCGUIRE IRISH AMERICAN SCHOLARSHIPClaire Naughton – Sacred Heart Cathedral Prep – University of Wisconsin, Madison
MARTIN & ELIZABETH HORAN FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP
Caitlin Johnston – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory – University of Arizona
MIKE & NANCY WALSH SCHOLARSHIP (2)
Katie Brown – Marin Catholic High School – University of California – Berkeley
Colm Connolly – Bishop O’Dowd High School – University of California, Los Angeles
JERRY LUCEY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPConor Flaherty – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – Tufts University
MARY LOONEY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPSara Kennedy – Marin Catholic High School – Cal Poly, SLO
SEAN NOONAN MOYLAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPConnor Sheedy – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory – Marquette University
JOHN PATRICK BROSNAN, JR. & DANIEL JEREMIAH BROSNAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Margaret Baglin – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – Seattle University
KOLPING SOCIETY OF SAN FRANCISCO SCHOLARSHIP
Mark Paley – Casa Grande High School – California State University, Northridge

~ HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR GRAND PRIZE $2,000 SCHOLARSHIP ~
CUCHULAINN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
Ellen Lahey – Mercy High School, Burlingame – California State University, Fullerton

8th Grade Award Winners

Seated: left to right:
A. O’Callaghan, E. O’Donnell, G. Kissane, K. Callagy, S. Mcguire, N. Mannion, C. Maguire, D. Broderick, K. O’Callaghan.

Standing: left to right:
J. Denning, J. Gory, S. McKeon, C. Mulkerrins, R. Gee, L. Wachowicz, R. O’Connell, A. McVeigh, S. Reidy, K. Connolly, C. Lucey.

Missing from photo:
J. O’Brien, A. Guiney.

High School Award Winners

Seated: left to right:
J. Kelly, E. Page, S. Kennedy, J. Moser, H. Reilly, C. Naughton, M. Sheridan, C. Johnston, E. Cunningham

Standing: left to right:
K. Fitzgerald, K. Brown, E. Lahey S. Redmond, M. Paley, C. Connolly, B. Callagy, S. Sheedy, A. Rice

Missing from photo:
M. Susank, C. Cassidy, M. Baglin, C. Flaherty.

8th Grade Grand Prize Winner, $1500  

Alanna O’Callaghan

High School Senior Grand Prize Winner, $2000  

Ellen Lahey

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