Archdiocesan Financial Aid Information

Applications for the following must be submitted to the Catholic Education Office.
Catholic Families Tuition Assistance Endowment Fund (CFTA):  This money is available as a result of the “Returning God’s Gift” Campaign.

  • Applicants must be Catholic and must be registered at the parish.
  • Students must be Catholic and attend a Catholic Archdiocesan or Parochial Elementary School or an Archdiocesan or Parochial High School. Private Elementary and Private High Schools are not eligible.
  • Applications must be obtained from the pastor at the parish where the family is registered.

 

Parish Employee Endowment Fund (PEEF): This money is available through the generosity of an anonymous donor.

  • Applicants must be employed by a Catholic Parish and work 1000 hours or more during a fiscal year.
  • Students must attend a Catholic Archdiocesan or Parochial Elementary School or an Archdiocesan or Parochial High School. Private Elementary or Private High Schools are not eligible.
  • Applications must be obtained from the pastor at the parish where the applicant is employed.  Applicants do not have to be Catholic in order to apply.

 

Secondary School Tuition Grants for Elementary Educators: The Board of Catholic Education established a tuition-reduction arrangement as a special benefit for elementary teachers to send their children to an Archdiocesan High School.

  • Applicants must be a teacher, principal, or DRE in one of our Catholic elementary schools.
  • Applications must be obtained from the principal of the school or the pastor at the parish where the applicant is employed.
  • The teacher must have taught the year prior to the grant year and must work half time or more in order to be eligible.
  • The application deadline is May 1 for the next school year.