PALM BEACH GARDENS | The Gerstner Family Foundation has awarded the Diocese of Palm Beach a grant of $1.68 million over seven years to continue the Louis V. Gerstner Jr. Distinguished Scholars Program at three Catholic high schools: Cardinal Newman in West Palm Beach, John Carroll in Fort Pierce and St. John Paul II in Boca Raton.
“The Diocese of Palm Beach is grateful to Mr. Lou Gerstner and the Gerstner Family Foundation for their continued support of academic excellence in our three Catholic high schools,” said Bishop Gerald M. Barbarito. “These scholarships assist families with outstanding students, who have financial need, to be able to attend our Catholic high schools. I know that these families appreciate this wonderful opportunity offered to their children.