Academic Scholarship Program
To be eligible for academic scholarships students must test at Saint Patrick on December 2, 2017. (Individual circumstances may cause an exception)
All students testing at the 95th percentile or above will receive the International Lasallian Award for Academic Excellence in the amount of $22,000 ($5,500 annually).
All students testing between the 90th and 94th percentile will receive the Saint Patrick Academic Achievement Award in the amount of $14,000 ($3,500 annually).
All students testing between the 76th and 89th percentile will receive the Saint Patrick Academic Merit Award in the amount of $10,000 ($2,500 annually).
First Responders scholarship
Students who are the sons of police officers, firefighters or paramedics are eligible to receive the Fr. Thomas A. MulcroneFirst Responders Scholarship in the amount of $8,000 ($2,000 annually).
Catholic identity scholarship
Students who are the sons of Catholic school or parish employees are eligible to receive the Catholic Identity Scholarship in the amount of $8,000 ($2,000 annually).
The Legacy Scholarship is available to sons or grandsons of Saint Patrick alumni in the amount of $10,000 ($2,500 annually).
**If a student qualifies for multiple scholarships and or financial assistance grants, only the one with the highest dollar amount will be honored. All scholarships have annual renewal guidelines.
The Saint Patrick Family Plan
The following tuition discounts will be offered to a family with more than one son attending Saint Patrick at the same time: 2nd son- $1,000; 3rd son- $2,000; 4th son- free tuition except for fees.
Daniel Murphy Scholarship Foundation
The Daniel Murphy Foundation (DMSF) is a non-profit organization that provides partial four-year high school scholarships for eighth grade students. Applicants must demonstrate academic potential and strong character, financial need, reside within the Chicago city limits or surrounding communities that do not have a strong public school system, and complete the DMSF Financial Information Form. Contact the Daniel Murphy Foundation at (312) 455-7800 or visit their website at DMSF.org for more information.
Application Deadline: October 19, 2018
HighSight Organization awards partial four-year scholarships for eighth grade students to attend quality private high schools in Chicago. Applicants must reside within the Chicago city limits, exhibit financial need, take the placement exam and be accepted to the private high school of their choice, attend HighSight’s five-week Freshman Summer Program, and attend Academic study sessions during the school year. Contact HighSight at (312) 787-9824 or visit their website at highsight.org for more information.
Application Available: Mid December, 2018
Application Deadline: February 22, 2019
HFS Chicago Scholars
HFS Chicago Scholars is a non-profit organization that assists economically disadvantaged Chicago inner-city high school students who show academic and leadership promise achieve their educational goals by providing financial assistance and mentoring. Applicants must have a grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or better for 7th and 8th grades, average to above average on 7th grade standardized tests in math and reading, evidence of positive academic work ethic, and a demonstration of financial need. Contact HFS Chicago Scholars at (312) 421-4070 or visit their website at hsfschicagoscholars.com for more information.
Application deadline: November 15, 2018
Standing Tall Foundation
Standing Tall Foundation is a non-profit organization that provides the means through which the lives of homeless, underserved and/or at-risk children and disenfranchised families may be improved in order to develop and establish a safe, secure, functional, and productive lifestyle for the well-being of the child and/or for the preservation of the family unit. Assistance emphasizes education, counseling, relevant faith-based principles. For information visit their website at standingtallfoundation.org. To apply, contact Standing Tall in February 2019 at (847) 294-1801.
Saint George High School Alumni Scholarship
This scholarship is for sons, grandsons or nephews of a Saint George (Evanston, IL) alumnus. For more information contact Mr. Kent Doyle by phone at 773-282-8844 EXT 375 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.