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2018-19 Financial Aid

Planning for the 2019-20 school year tuition assistance? 

Start here by accessing the  Diocesean Tuition Assistance Timeline

Have questions? Visit the Diocesan Tuition Assistance Frequently Asked Questions


FACTS Grant & Aid Assesment


NEW! St. Joseph Parish School Catholicity Scholarship


Did You Know?  Beginning in 2018, you will be able to use your 529 plan to pay for private school from grades K-12.  Learn More


To be considered for either Diocesan or Parish Financial Aid, families must complete a FACTS Application.  FACTS is done through an online portal.  Families can create an account and apply at A fee of  $27 is required to process your application.



St. Joseph Parish Financial Aid Opportunity

Financial Aid Application 2018-19

Diocesan Financial Aid Opportunities

Bishops' Scholarship for Excellence 

Who: Current 6th & 7th graders

How: 1.) Completion of a Bishops' Scholarship Application & Essay; 2.) ONE recommendation from a teacher, guidance counselor, parish staff member, or other person (not family); 3.) Written recommendation from school principal; 4.) Complete a FACTS application

Due:  March 1, 2019 - turn in to the principal

Scholarship: $1,000 awarded to 16 elementary school students in Cleveland Diocese

Renewable:  NO


M. Thomas Moore Elementary Scholarship

Who: Current Catholic elementary school 1st thru7th

How: 1.) Scholastic Achievement in relation to student's potential; 2.) Involvement of the student in school life; 3.) Student exhibits positive character traits; 4.) Complete a FACTS application

M. Thomas Moore Elementry Scholarship Application

Due:  March 1, 2019 -- turn in to the principal

Scholarship: $500 awarded to four students in  Cleveland Diocese

Renewable: NO


Other Financial Aid/Scholarship Opportunities

Ohio Catholic Federal Credit Union Scholarship (completion of FACTS is NOT necessary for this scholarship)