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.

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 should be submitted between December 15, 2019 and February 28, 2020.

HOW DO I APPLY? A single form, the FACTS management application, will be used for all forms of Catholic elementary school tuition assistance. The online application is available on our website,

When submitting your application, you must submit your 2018 federal income tax return and 2018 W-2 information.

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? Tuition assistance award letters will be mailed to families no later than June 15, 2020.


 – Completed applications received by February 28, 2020 will beconsidered in the initial grant awards. A much 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 highschool) 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.