Scholarships and Financial Aid

Tuition Assistance | Scholarship Opportunities | Ohio Dept. of Education Scholarships

Tuition Assistance  

Need based financial aid offered by the Diocese of Cleveland and STVM

  • First, read this FACTS Information Sheet to learn more about what is required to apply for financial aid.
  • Complete the Financial Aid application  
    • Incoming Freshman (Class of 2026) deadline is December 1, 2021
    • Returning and transfer student deadline is March 1, 2022
  • A discount of $500.00 per student with a parent who teaches in a Catholic Elementary School
  • A second child discount of $1,000.00 and/or a third child discount of $1,500.00 is applied to the oldest student(s)
  • For information about Diocesan Tuition Assistance (DTA) distributed by the Diocese of Cleveland, download the DTA Tuition Assistance Brochure.

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Scholarship Opportunities

Family & Memorial Scholarships

The Family & Memorial Scholarships provide a valuable source of tuition assistance. The scholarships are customized to the donors' wishes and have unique criteria. Offered by generous STVM donors and the STVM Foundation.

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Ohio Department of Education Scholarships 

EdChoice Scholarship

  • Eligible students assigned to an Ohio Department of Education designated school or those who meet state income guidelines.
  • Program details at Ohio Department of Education (ODE) EdChoice
  • Students must be accepted and registered at St. Vincent-St. Mary High School before applying for EdChoice Scholarship.
  • Complete (Required) Financial Aid application

Read FAQs about EdChoice on STVM's website


Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship

  • Students on an Individualized Education Program (IEP)
  • Program details at Ohio Department of Education (ODE) JPSN
  • Students must be accepted and registered at St. Vincent-St. Mary High School before applying for JPSN Scholarship. Please contact the Office of Admissions for application information.

Learn more about our Intervention Services Department


State of Ohio Autism Scholarship

  • Students with autism on an Individualized Education Program (IEP)
  • Program details at Ohio Department of Education (ODE) Autism 
  • Students must be accepted and registered at St. Vincent-St. Mary High School before applying for Autism Scholarship. Please contact the Office of Admissions for application information. 

Other Scholarships

FERDINAND P. GOLL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

  • Eligibility: All current students
  • Requirements: Application, Essay
  • Deadline: 4/15/2022
  • Award Timeline: June 5, 2022
  • Amount: $500

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS SCHOLARSHIP

  • Eligibility: All current students with financial need and in good academic status
  • Requirement: Application
  • Deadline: November 26, 2021
  • Award Timeline: Notified by December 15, 2021, awarded after January 15, 2022
  • Amount: $1,000

NOAI LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIP

  • Eligibility: 8th graders going to Catholic High Schools
  • Requirements:
    • Student must have and maintain a 3.0 GPA
    • Student Applicant must have minimum or at least 25% Italian Descent
    • Student must actively participate in at least one extracurricular activity by sophomore year
    • Student is heavily encouraged to take a leadership role in an activity 
    • Student must provide annual summary of school year experience
    • Student must attend the annual NOIA Impact dinner
    • Student must demonstrate financial need
  • Deadline: 03/01/2022
  • Amount:  $5,000 per year for all 4 years
  • Complete Application

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