The Catholic Education Foundation, the Archdiocese of Louisville and our funding partners are helping more families than ever who cannot afford the full cost of educating their children in a Catholic elementary school. For the 2020/2021 school year, $6.5 million was awarded to 3,350 students.
WHO CAN APPLY?
All families with one or more children enrolled in or applying to a Catholic elementary school in the Archdiocese of Louisville.
WHEN DO I APPLY?
Tuition assistance applications must be submitted between December 15, 2020 – February 28, 2021.
HOW DO I APPLY?
A single form, the FACTS management application, will be used for all forms of Catholic elementary school tuition assistance. The application is available here.
Families must submit the online application, 2019 Federal tax-return, 2019 W-2’s and other non-taxable income documentation along with the $30 processing fee by February 28, 2021.
DO I APPLY EVERY YEAR?
Yes, you must apply for tuition assistance each year.
WHEN WILL I KNOW IF I HAVE BEEN GRANTED TUITION ASSISTANCE?
The initial round of tuition assistance notification will be issued to families no later than June 15, 2021. For applications completed after February 28, please contact your school for award notification timelines.
- Completed applications received by February 28, 2021 will participate in the initial grant awards. A smaller amount of tuition assistance may be available for forms submitted after that date.
- Complete only one FACTS application for your family, including all students in the family (elementary and high school) on the same form. FACTS will send a need evaluation to all funding sources for which each family could qualify as well as the schools you have listed on the form.
WHAT IF I HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT THE APPLICATION?
Please contact FACTS parent help line at 866.315.9262