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Tuition Assistance - Grade 8 / Incoming Students

Financial Aid

St. Vincent-St. Mary High School Financial Aid

  • Financial need based.
  • Private School Aid Service (PSAS) application required; follow link www.psas.org for complete instructions and online application submission. Paper applications are available in the STVM Business Office early October. Deadline December 1, 2016.

Diocesan Tuition Assistance (DTA)

  • Provided by the Diocese of Cleveland based on financial need.
  • Private School Aid Service (PSAS) application required; follow link www.psas.org for complete instructions and to apply online. Paper applications are available in the STVM Business Office early October. Deadline December 1, 2016.
  • May be awarded as a supplement to any STVM financial aid.

Scholarship Opportunities

St. Vincent-St. Mary High School Scholarships

Irish Academic Scholarship - offered by St. Vincent-St. Mary High School and the Mary E. Flynn Family Scholarship

  • Awarded to 8th grade students who are recognized as one of the 30 highest scorers on our fall scholarship/placement tests.
  • Scholarship amount will correspond to the student's score.
  • No application. Recipients are notified by the end of November 2016.
  • Renewable by maintaining a minimum 3.25 GPA and following our code of conduct.

Irish Opportunity Scholarship - offered by St. Vincent-St. Mary High School

  • Awarded to 8th grade students who are character role models, have earned the respect of teachers and peers, and are recommended by their current elementary school principal.
  • No application. Students are notified by early January 2017.
  • Renewable by maintaining grades and following our code of conduct.

Family and Memorial Scholarships - offered by generous STVM donors and the STVM Foundation

  • Private School Aid Service (PSAS) application required; follow link www.psas.org for complete instructions and online application submission. Paper applications are available in the STVM Business Office in October. Deadline December 1, 2016.
  • Recipients are notified in early January 2017.
  • Click Here to complete Family and Memorial Scholarship Application. Deadline December 1, 2016.

IHM/St. Joseph Alumni Grant - offered by an anonymous St. Vincent alumnus whose family members attended IHM or St. Joseph

  • Awarded to eighth graders who attend Immaculate Heart of Mary or St. Joseph Catholic elementary schools, choose STVM, and meet the financial qualifications.
  • Requirement - complete the PSAS financial aid application and the IHM/St. Joseph Alumni Grant application.
  • Deadline to apply is December 1, 2016.
  • You must re-apply each year.
  • Click Here to download an application form.

Hanlon Family Scholarship - offered by the Hanlon Family

  • Awarded to eighth graders who attend St. Sebastian Catholic elementary school.
  • Requirement - complete the Hanlon Family Scholarship application
  • Scholarship recipients are notified by early January 2017.
  • Offered freshman year only
  • Click Here to download an application form.

Wheeler Family Scholarships - offered by the Wheeler Family

  • Awarded to selected eighth graders who attend St. Sebastian Catholic elementary school and meet the qualifications.
  • Requirement - complete the Wheeler Family Scholarship application to be considered for a scholarship.
  • Scholarship recipients are notified by early January 2017.
  • Scholarships may be renewable.
  • Click Here to download an application form.

Ohio Department of Education (ODE) Scholarships

EdChoice Scholarship - The Educational Choice Scholarship (EdChoice) Program provides students from underperforming public schools the opportunity to attend participating private schools.

  • Provides a tuition stipend for eligible students.
  • Private School Aid Service (PSAS) application required; follow link www.psas.org for complete instructions and online application submission. Paper applications are available in the STVM Business Office early October. Deadline March 1, 2017.
  • Students must be accepted and register at STVM prior to STVM submitting the application to the ODE; deadline April 1, 2017.
  • Must reapply annually.

The Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship - The Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship Program provides scholarships to students who are eligible to attend 9th-12th grade and have an Individualized Education Program (IEP) from their district of residence.

  • Provides a tuition stipend for eligible students.
  • Students must be accepted and register at STVM prior to STVM submitting the application to the ODE; deadline April 1, 2017.
  • Must reapply annually.

The State of Ohio Autism Scholarship - The Autism Scholarship Program provides scholarships to students who have been identified by their district as a child with autism and for whom the district has created an individualized education plan (IEP) from their district of residence.

  • Provides a tuition stipend for eligible students.
  • Students must be accepted and register at STVM prior to STVM submitting the application to the ODE; deadline April 1, 2017.
  • Must reapply annually.

Tuition Assistance - Current or Transfer Students

Information and applications will be available around December/January.