Past Scholarship Winners

Irish Cultural Centre of California (ICCC)
Leo T. Walsh Scholarship

2017 Finalists

May 11, 2017

~ HIGH SCHOOL $1,000 SCHOLARSHIP ~

  • Nancy & Tom McGarvey Family Scholarship (2)
    • Meighan LaRocca – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – Loyola Marymount
    • Patrick Callagy – Junipero Serra High School – Oregon State University
  • Lynch McGuire Irish American Scholarship – Rose Murphy – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – Seattle University
  • Martin & Elizabeth Horan Family Scholarship – Meghan Walsh – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – Columbia University
  • Tom & Patricia Hayes Family Scholarship – Maggie Burke – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – Marquette University
  • Leo T. Walsh Memorial Scholarship (3)
    • Frank Bondanza – Marin Catholic High School – Boise State University
    • Morgan McCarthy – El Camino High School – George Mason University
    • Katherine Harrison – Sacred Heart Preparatory – Tufts University
  • New Deal Advisers Scholarship – Sean McKeogh – Marin Catholic – Harvard University
  • Mary Looney Memorial Scholarship- Emily Naughton – Mercy High School, Burlingame – University of Oregon
  • O’Shea Family Scholarship – Megan Sicord – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – Villanova University
  • Mike & Nancy Walsh Scholarship (3)
    • Julia Maguire – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – U.C. Berkeley
    • Audrey Goodman – Foothill High School – U.C.L.A.
    • Sean Gallagher – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – Chapman University
  • Kathleen Gargano Memorial Scholarship – Fiona Sicord – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – Gonzaga University
  • Sean Noonan Moylan Memorial Scholarship – Maeve Smith – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory – Loyola University – Chicago
  • ICCC Board of Directors Scholarship – Daniel Coyle – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory – City College of San Francisco
  • Joseph Patrick Driscoll Memorial Scholarship – Kieran Manning – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – U.C. Berkeley
  • Cuchulainn Foundation Scholarship (2)
    • Sean Manni – Windsor High School – Sacramento State University
    • Caroline Baetkey – San Marin High School – U.C.L.A.

~ 8TH GRADE $750 SCHOLARSHIP ~

  • Diarmuid & MaryAnne Philpott Scholarship – Michael Conefrey – St. Thomas More School – Archbishop Riordan High School
  • Margaret Keohane Memorial Scholarship – Jack Barnes – St. Cecilia School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
  • Lynch McGuire Irish American Scholarship – Claire Mannion – St. Cecilia School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
  • Jerry Lucey Memorial Scholarship – Kealan O’Connell – St. Gabriel School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
  • Kerry Egan Family Scholarship – Robert Bryne – St. Gabriel School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
  • Dolores Murphy & Ian McGrew Memorial Scholarship – Dara Keane – St. Stephen School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
  • Timothy J. Driscoll Memorial Scholarship – Maggie O’Brien – Our Lady of Angels School – Notre Dame High School
  • Bud & Madeline Duggan Family Scholarship – Jack Byrne – St. Gabriel School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
  • Ray & Mary Toolis Memorial Scholarship – Sean Fergus – St. Cecilia School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
  • Future Bars Inc. Scholarship – Caoimhe Lyons – St. Gabriel School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
  • David J. O’Connor Memorial Scholarship – Matthew Candler – St. Thomas More School – Archbishop Riordan High School
  • Barry O’Brien Scholarship – Caroline Callagy – St. Gregory School – Mercy High School – Burlingame
  • John & Catherine Ring Family Scholarship – Brian McKeon – St. Cecilia School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
  • Lindsay & Lorcan Kearney Scholarship – Erin Manning – St. Cecilia School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
  • Tom & Peggy Mylett Family Scholarship – Liam Sicord – St. Gabriel School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
  • Nancy & Tom McGarvey Family Scholarship (4)
    • Faith Conry – Good Shepherd School– Notre Dame High School
    • Lily Rogers – St. Gabriel School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
    • Caitlin Sheeran – St. Cecilia School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
    • Connor Dorgan – St. Gregory School – Junipero Serra High School
  • ICCC Board of Directors Scholarship (2)
    • Jack Wiersma – St. Raymond School – De La Salle High School
    • William Denning – Our Lady of Mount Carmel School – Junipero Serra High School

 

2016 Finalists

May 12, 2016

8th Grade – $750 Award

  • Diarmuid & MaryAnne Philpott Scholarship – Cormac Lyons – St. Gabriel School – St. Ignatius
  • Margaret Keohane Memorial Scholarship  – Catrina Maguire – St. Gabriel School – Sacred Heart Cathedral
  • Jerry Lucey Memorial Scholarship – Elizabeth Ring – St.Cecilia School – St. Ignatius
  • Tom & Peggy Mylett Family Scholarship – Hannah Rose O’Connell – St. Gabriel School – Sacred Heart Cathedral
  • Bud & Madeline Duggan Family Scholarship – Devin Kaya – All Souls School – Archbishop Riordan High School
  • Eileen Kivlehan Scholarship – Grace Lucey – St. Cecilia School – St. Ignatius
  • Rita A. O’Mahoney Memorial Scholarship – Michelle Dorais – St. Charles School – Notre Dame High School
  • Lynch McGuire Irish American Scholarship – Hannah O’Connell – St. Gabriel School – St. Ignatius
  • Lynch McGuire Irish American Scholarship – Molly Cahalane – St. Stephen School- Sacred Heart Cathedral
  • ICCC Board of Directors Scholarship – Ikaria Falvey – Our Lady of Loretto – Marin Catholic
  • Nancy & Tom McGarvey Family Scholarship – Colman McDonough – St. Stephen School – St. Ignatius
  • Nancy & Tom McGarvey Family Scholarship – Mary Cost – St. Charles School – Notre Dame High School
  • Nancy & Tom McGarvey Family Scholarship – Maeve Kelly – St. Cecilia School – St. Ignatius
  • Nancy & Tom McGarvey Family Scholarship – Aisling Cassidy – St. Isabella School – Marin Catholic

High School – $1000 Award

  • Nancy & Tom McGarvey Family Scholarship – Claire Sheeran – St. Ignatius – Marquette University
  • Nancy & Tom McGarvey Family Scholarship – Hannah Lahey – Mercy, Burlingame – UC Santa Barbara
  • Lynch McGuire Irish American Scholarship – Erin O’Toole – Sacred Heart Cathedral – DePaul University
  • Martin & Elizabeth Horan Family Scholarship – Molly Orford – Sacred Heart Cathedral – Univ. of Wisconsin
  • Tom & Patricia Hayes Family Scholarship – Colleen Vera Cruz – Mercy, SF – UCLA
  • Leo T. Walsh Memorial Scholarship – Emma Lucey – St. Ignatius – San Diego State University
  • Mary Looney Memorial Scholarship – Celida Maria Moran – Sacred Heart Cathedral – Western WA University
  • John “Jack” Noonan Memorial Scholarship – Ekaterina Lavroushina Clark– Sacred Heart Cathedral – UCLA
  • ICCC Board of Directors Scholarship – Liam Clancy –Sacred Heart Prep. – USC
  • ICCC Board of Directors Scholarship – Tara Henry – Marin Catholic – Villanova University
  • ICCC Board of Directors Scholarship – Mark Sisk – Serra High School – Gonzaga University
  • ICCC Board of Directors Scholarship – Patrick Driscoll – Serra High School – Creighton University
  • ICCC Board of Directors Scholarship – Anne-Cecilia Byrne – St. Ignatius – John Carroll University
  • ICCC Board of Directors Scholarship – Julia Hurley – Mercy, Burlingame – Gonzaga University
  • Ian McGrew Memorial Scholarship – Saoirse McCormack – Sacred Heart Cathedral – Regis University
  • Joseph Patrick Driscoll Memorial Scholarship – Andrew (AJ) Hamer – Sacred Heart Prep. – USC
  • Cúchulainn Foundation Scholarship – Mia Elena Samson – Redwood High School – Academy of Art SF
  • Cúchulainn Foundation Scholarship – John Askins – Capuchino High School – University of San Francisco

See Photos from the 2016 Event

 

2015 Finalists

8th Grade – $750 Scholarship

Diarmuid & MaryAnne Philpott Scholarship
Claire Naughton – St. Gabriel School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
Margaret Keohane Memorial Scholarship
Bailey Doyle – Our Lady of Angels – St. Francis High School
Jerry Lucey Memorial Scholarship
Caitlin Johnston – St. Cecilia School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
Tom & Peggy Mylett Family Scholarship
Matthew Conry – Good Shepherd School – Junipero Serra High School
Bud & Madeline Duggan Family Memorial Scholarship
Christian Mibach – The Hillsdale School – Archbishop Riordan High School
Ian & Garry McGrew Memorial Scholarship
Oisin McCormack – St. Stephen School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatoryl
Ian & Garry McGrew Memorial Scholarship
Alexandra Troia – Our Lady of Loretto School – Marin Catholic High School
Ian & Garry McGrew Memorial Scholarship
Connor Sheedy – St. Cecilia School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
Lynch McGuire Irish American Scholarship | Generously donated by Monica McGuire
Margaret Baglin – St. Cecilia School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
Lynch McGuire Irish American Scholarship | Generously donated by Monica McGuire
Addison Miller – St. Thomas More – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
Cuchulainn Foundation
Katie Brown – Our Lady of Loretto – Marin Catholic High School
ICCC Board of Directors Scholarship
Liam Friel – Our Lady of Mount Carmel School – Junipero Serra High School
Nancy & Tom McGarvey Family Scholarship
Kerri Lyons – Our Lady of Mount Carmel School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
Nancy & Tom McGarvey Family Scholarship
Kerry Fitzgerald – St. Stephen School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
Nancy & Tom McGarvey Family Scholarship
Brendan Callagy – St. Gregory School – Junipero Serra High School
Nancy & Tom McGarvey Family Scholarship
Amanda McNamara – Our Lady of Angels School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory

High School – $1,000 Scholarship

Nancy & Tom McGarvey Family Scholarship
Katie Brown – C. K. McClatchy High School – University of CA, Banta Barbara
Nancy & Tom McGarvey Family Scholarship
Sara McKeon – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – Regis University
Lynch McGuire Irish American Scholarship | Generously donated by Monica McGuire
Madeline McNamara – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – University of Santa Clara
Martin & Elizabeth Horan Memorial Scholarship
Liam Gallagher – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – University of San Diego
Tom Hayes Memorial Scholarship
Kieran Healy – Marin Catholic High School – Loyola University, New Orleans
Leo T. Walsh Memorial Scholarship
Eoin Lyons – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – University of Santa Clara
Mary Looney Memorial Scholarship
Erin Fergus – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – University of San Diego
Sean Noonan Moylan Memorial Scholarship | Generously donated by Frank & Lois Noonan
Sallyanne Hinchion – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory – Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo
ICCC Board of Directors Scholarship
Mara Paley – Casa Grande High School – University of CA, Santa Cruz
ICCC Board of Directors Scholarship
Brendan Dooley – Campolindo High School – University of Texas, Austin

Irish Cultural Centre of California (ICCC)
Leo T. Walsh Scholarship

2014 Finalists

8th Grade – $750 Scholarship

Dr. Mary C. Murphy Memorial Scholarship | Generously donated by The William L. Price Charitable Foundation
Ryan Carew – Ingrid B. Lacy School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
Diarmuid & MaryAnne Philpott Scholarship
Joseph Keane – St. Agnes Elementary – De La Salle High School
Margaret Keohane Memorial Scholarship
Caroline Kearney – St. Gregory – Notre Dame, Belmont
Jerry Lucey Memorial Scholarship
Claire Kosewic – St. Brendan – Convent of the Sacred Heart
Tom & Peggy Mylett Memorial Scholarship
Tara Flynn – St. Cecilia School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
Bud & Madeline Duggan Family Memorial Scholarship
Peter Brown – Our Lady of Loretto – Marin Catholic High School
Ian H. McGrew Memorial Scholarship
Sean White – St. Stephen School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
Lynch McGuire Irish American Scholarship | Generously donated by Monica McGuire
Mia Rogers – Aptos Middle School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
Lynch McGuire Irish American Scholarship | Generously donated by Monica McGuire
Nathan Candler – St. Thomas More – St. Ignatius College Preparatory

High School – $1,000 Scholarship

Lynch McGuire Irish American Scholarship | Generously donated by Monica McGuire
Casey Garrett – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – Cal Poly SLO
Martin & Elizabeth Horan Memorial Scholarship
Sarah Walley – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory – University of Portland
William L. Price Charitable Foundation Scholarship
David Barry – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – St. Mary’s College
Tom Hayes Memorial Scholarship
Blaire Hobbs – Nevada Union High School – U.C. Santa Cruz
Mary Looney Memorial Scholarship
Kyleigh Hoye – Novato High School – Concordia University
Sister Kathleen McGrath, BVM, & Sister Jarlath McGrath, OP, Scholarship | Generously donated by Frank & Lois Noonan
Reilly Kearney – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – University of Notre Dame
Frank & Martin Keane Memorial Scholarship | Generously donated by The William L. Price Charitable Foundation
Danielle O’Reilly – Novato High School – Dominican University
Leo T. Walsh Memorial Scholarship
Bram Goldstein – Davis Senior High School – University of Nevada, Reno
 

Irish Cultural Centre of California (ICCC)
 Leo T. Walsh Scholarship

2013 Award Winners

8th Grade – $750 Scholarship
Dr. Mary C. Murphy Memorial Scholarship | Generously donated by Joan Frost
Genevieve Finn – St. Anselm School – Marin Catholic
Diarmuid Philpott Scholarship
Julia Maguire       – St. Gabriel School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
Margaret Keohane Memorial Scholarship
Emily Naughton – St. Gabriel School – Mercy High School – Burlingame
Jerry Lucey Memorial Scholarship
Sarah Quigley – St. Gabriel School – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
Tom Mylett Memorial Scholarship
Megan Sicord – St. Gabriel School – St. Ignatius College Preparatory
Bud Duggan Family Scholarship
Meghan Walsh – Our Lady of Angels School– St. Ignatius College Preparatory
High School – $1,000 Scholarship
Tom Hayes Memorial Scholarship
Riordan Abrams – Hillsdale High School – Wesleyan University
Mary Looney Memorial Scholarship
Katherine Caramucci – Novato High School – Long Beach State
Tom, Bridie & Jack Culhane Memorial Scholarship | Generously donated by Frank & Lois Noonan
Matthew Kozuch – Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory – UC Berkeley
Frank & Martin Keane Memorial Scholarship | Generously donated by Joan Frost
Aine McGovern – St. Ignatius College Preparatory – Boston College
Leo T. Walsh Memorial Scholarship
Ryan Philpott – Alma Heights Christian – Biola University