Catherine J. Malatesta Scholarship

Applicant(s) must be a member of the current graduating class at Arlington High School, must be a resident of the Town of Arlington and must also apply for a scholarship through the John J. Bilafer Arlington Citizens’ Scholarship Foundation, Dollars for Scholars Program.
Applicant(s) must be planning to attend a four year, post secondary school
Applicant(s) must demonstrate (in this order of priority):

            1) Active participation for at least two years in the performing arts (in order of preference):
                        – Madrigals
                        – Gilbert and Sullivan Club – Winter Musical
                        – Honors Orchestra
                        – Jazz Band
                        – Mixed Chorus
                        – Band
                        – Orchestra

            2) Active participation in a varsity sport (including the Arlington-Belmont Varsity Crew team)

            3) Demonstrated leadership skills (i.e., captain of team, President of a Club, member of Student Council, Class Officer or a preeminent community volunteer)

            4) Applicants must complete a Scholarship application form and write an essay by May 1st.

            5) Mail application to 64 Winchester Rd., Arlington, MA 02474 by 11:59pm on May 1st or scan and email to

Arlington High School Catherine J. Malatesta Scholarship Recipients

Arlington High School Catherine J. Malatesta Scholarship Recipients

2016 Cora Flanagan Peter Clifford
2017 Haley Hirsch Phineas Miller Santello
2018 Chloe Horn Nathaniel Heitmann
2019 Julia Alesse Joey Dalton
2020 Carolyn Days Declan Dolan
2021 Rebecca Kalik Louis Schriber
2022 Grace Ferguson Elliot Johnson
2023 Jane Campbell Will Hogan