Alumni Awards & Scholarships

Photo of the Distinguished Alumni award trophy

The Cardinal Gibbons Alumni Association offers a number of awards and scholarships to honor those students and alumni who uphold the values of Cardinal Gibbons and have made an impact on the community. The available awards and scholarships include:

Distinguished Alumni and Young Alumni Awards
The Distinguished Alumni and Young Alumni awards recognize alumni who have made significant contributions to society, and whose accomplishments, affiliations and careers have honored the legacy of excellence at Cardinal Gibbons.

Legacy Scholarship
If your family tree includes a parent or grandparent who is a Cardinal Gibbons High School alumnus/a, you may be eligible for up to $1,000 in scholarship money to be used for your future high school and college expenses.

Distinguished Award Recipients

Lifetime Distinguished Alumni 

Richard Zaden '81
Lucy Lail ‘72 
Mary Motta Mullen '72
 

Distinguished Alumni Recipients

2018 John May '80
2017 James Motta '74
2016 Grant Conness ’96
2016 Andrew Costa ’00
2015 Robert Ceravolo '93
2014 John & Kathy Tight '81
2013 Dr. John Limperis ’79
2012 Esther Heyden Lambert '86
2011 Bernard Paul-Hus '85
2010 Brian McGrath '72
2009 Mary Cooney '67
2009 Ed Merrigan '87
2008 John "Jack" P. Seiler '81
2007 Tom Butler '77
2006 Bruce Roberts '66
2005 Carlos Perez-Cubas '79
2004 John Bloom '74
2003 Louise Crocco '65
2002 Paul Ott '66

Distinguished Young Alumni Recipient

2018 Andrew Van Vurst '09
2017 Jan Bednar '10
2016 Coleen Hambrook Spitzig ’02
2015 Kristin Case Garcia '94
2014 John Christopher ‘05
2013 Ryan Hunter-Reay ‘00
2012 Ryan Saunders '02
2011 Joey Accardi '94
2010 Kristin Hanke '92
2009 Hank Cook '00

Legacy Scholarship Recipients

Legacy Scholarship Recipients

2019 Caitlyn Faber
2019 Sarah Rosende
2018 Jennifer Mire
2018 Victoria Cone
2017 Madeline Coon
2017 Delaney Lasher
2016 Veronica Bidwill
2016 Meagan Haley
2015 Amy Langsenkamp
2015 Christina Jordan
2015 Emmalynn Myles
2014 Drew Hanke
2014 Taylor Fee
2013 Alex Green
2013 James Bell
2012 Samantha Sandelier
2012 Molly Behan
2011 Nicholas James Orrizzi
2011 Shannon Weisz
2010  Alexander Browning
2010 Marianna Seiler

Distinguished Alumni

John May accepting the Distinguished Alumni Award

Distinguished Alumni Award winner, John May '80.

Young Alumni

Andrew Van Vurst accepting the Young Distinguished Alumni Award

Distinguished Young Alumni Award winner, Andrew Van Vurst '09.

Legacy Scholarship

Sarah Rosende accepting the Alumni legacy Scholarship

Sarah Rosende '21 accepted the Legacy Scholarship from Principal Paul D. Ott at the Academic Awards Program in May 2019.