The Rev. Msgr. Larry J. Droll Scholarship for Catholic Laity, established in 2002, assists Catholic lay men and women pursuing a graduate degree in theology and church-related professions that might qualify them for professional positions in parish diocesan ministry.

The $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to two candidates in need of tuition assistance for additional education who serve or want to serve their parish as an Administrator, Youth Minister, Parish Coordinator, or other roles.

Students must be enrolled, in-person or remote, in an accredited graduate program at a Catholic University in the United States or have already obtained their bachelor’s degree. Applicant must also be a practicing Roman Catholic who resides in a State in which Catholic Life Insurance is licensed to operate. These states include Texas, Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nebraska, New Mexico, and Oklahoma.

Click here to download the 2022 Droll Application.
The deadline to apply is October 7, 2022.