The Ancient Order of Hibernians, Dennis E Collins Division 1 Scholarship Program.

The Scholarship applications are reviewed and awarded by the AOH Scholarship Committee to students that meet the following criteria:


Eligible recipients must be meet the following requirements:

  • Students must be of Irish birth or descent,

  • Students must be able to demonstrate excellence in their high school and community life,

  • Student has a qualifying financial need,

  • Students who plan on or who are currently attending a college, university, technical or vocational training program.

  • Be children, grandchildren, siblings, nieces or nephews of a member in good standing of the AOH Dennis Collins Division 1 or the LAOH, in Newport, RI.


Applicants should be prepared to provide the following information:

  • Student transcripts

  • Two letters of recommendation

  • A statement of financial need

  • Description of Irish Catholic Heritage

  • Family affiliation with the Ancient Order of Hibernian


All scholarship applications must be submitted by 31 May 2021. 

Questions should be emailed to the chair of the AOH Scholarship Committee: David Kerins Esq.

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