Region: Lake County
High School: Eastlake North High School, Fairport Harding High School, Harvey High School, Kirtland High School, Lake Catholic High School, Mentor High School, Perry High School, Riverside High School, Willoughby South High School, Wickliffe High School
Deadline: March


Seniors who have attended Mentor High School, Lake Catholic High School, Willougby South HS, or Eastlake North HS, Kirtland, Wickliffe, Perry ,Riverside, Harvey and Fairport Harbor for a minimum of 2 years are eligible to apply for this scholarship established in memory of Rita Matteo. Rita Matteo was an officer and actively involved with the Parent Teacher Association at Brentmoor Elementary School.


1. Must have attended MHS or Lake Catholic at least 2 years
2. Must include transcript with ACT and/or SAT scores
3. Neatness is highly regarded
4. Two letters of recommendation are required.
5. Applicants are evaluated on the basis of community service, character, responsibility and academic achievement with special emphasis on community service.
6. Applicants MUST fill out the application online at www.ritamatteo.org and then print it out.