Catholic School Financial Assistance


Did you know?  You CAN attend a Catholic school!

Financial Assistance is Available

Tuition assistance scholarship grants named in honor of Archbishop Spalding, first Bishop of Peoria, are available for the 2018-2019 school years for students enrolled or intending to enroll in grades K through 12 in any Catholic school in the Diocese of Peoria whose families are active members of a Catholic parish in the diocese. All grants will be based on financial need, objectively assessed.

Information and application materials may be obtained from Alleman, Jordan or at under Catholic Eduction and then under Financial Assistance. Consult the checklist for all requirements necessary to be eligible for an award.

Parents are encouraged to apply online at  Families of students currently receiving grants are reminded that all grants are for one year only, and anyone seeking to renew a grant for the 2018-2019 school year must reapply.

PLEASE NOTE:  To qualify for the  Father Bader Scholarship, you MUST first apply for the Spalding Scholarship through the Diocese of Peoria. 


Illinois Tax Credit for Catholic Education

Illinois Tax Credit