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John P. Birkelund Scholarship

Honoring John P. Birkelund, a Patron of OLQA, this scholarship is awarded to students who embody the same commitment to academics, good character, and hard work that has distinguished Mr. Birkelund’s support of OLQA and its students. Both new and current students are eligible.          

If your child meets these requirements, he/she is welcome to apply for a spot to take the scholarship exam in May.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Student must be entering 7th or 8th grade in September. Student must have a grade point average of 90% or above (3+)
  • Excellent conduct and effort records for the past two school years
  • Standardized test scores (ITBS, NYS, or equivalent) in the 85th percentile or above

Please call Ms. Ruby Amezquita, Admissions and Development Associate, at OLQA at 212-722-9277 ext. 1 for more information.

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