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Tuition Assistance and Scholarships

Tuition Assistance Program

Download Tuition Assistance Form, fill out, print, sign, and return in a sealed envelope on or before March 10, 2018.
 

Scholarships

Parish Scholarship

Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Community has maintained a commitment to Catholic Education from its founding in 1959. Since that time, parishioners have enjoyed the benefit of the opportunity to enroll their children in the parish school. As part of the parish community’s ongoing support of those active members of the parish community who choose to enroll their children in the parish school, the community offers a scholarship for the academic year 2018-2019 in the amount of $1000per qualifying family (parent/legal guardian with a child in the school).

Any family with a student registered or enrolled and will be attending Our Lady of Lourdes Elementary School and who meet the scholarship criteria for the twelve months immediately prior to the application date for the scholarship may qualify. The criteria established for this scholarship are as follows:

  • Family must be registered members of Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Northridge
  • At least one adult member of the family (parent or legal guardian) demonstrates Parish service on a regular basis in one or more parish ministries.
  • Family supports the overall mission and ministries of the parish community through regular participation in the parish offertory program.

 

Pope Paul VI Family Scholarship

“Thus the little domestic Church, like the greater Church, needs to be constantly and intensely evangelized: hence its duty regarding permanent education in the faith…the family, like the Church, ought to be a place where the Gospel is transmitted and from which the Gospel radiates…the future of evangelization depends in great part on the Church of the home” (John Paul II, Familiaris consortio nn51-52)

Any family with more than one student concurrently registered or enrolled and will be attending Our Lady of Lourdes Elementary School may qualify.

  • Families already qualifying for Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Scholarships qualify for Level II funding of the Pope Paul VI Family scholarship.
  • Families not qualifying for Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Scholarship qualify for Level I Funding of the Pope Paul VI Family scholarship.

 

The following criteria are established for this scholarship:

  • Current registration and enrollment verification of sibling(s)
 

The Pope Paul VI Family Scholarship funding for the academic year 2018-2019 is set at the following amounts:

  Level I Level II
2 Siblings $1,136 $2,272
3 Siblings $3,195 $6,390
Saint Thomas Aquinas Scholarship
 

Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Community recognizes that active parishioners who are involved in the work of education at Catholic schools and parishes throughout the Archdiocese of Los Angeles make particular commitments and sacrifices. With this in mind, this scholarship seeks to acknowledge that commitment and sacrifice. The value of the scholarship is set at $710 for the academic year 2018-2019.

Any student enrolled at Our Lady of Lourdes Elementary School whose parents are registered and active parishioners, with at least one parent employed full-time as a teacher at a parochial elementary school or Catholic high school within the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, may qualify.

The following criteria are established for this scholarship:

  • The family must be registered members of their parish (if a parish other than OLL, letters of recommendation from the pastor of the parish in question will be required)
  • At least one adult member of the family (parent or legal guardian) demonstrates Parish service on a regular basis in one or more parish ministries (see here for a complete listing)
  • Current full-time employment as an educator at a parochial school or high-school within the Archdiocese of Los Angeles
  • Applicants must furnish 1) a letter from their employer, stating the full-time position held, and 2) a copy of a pay-stub, issued within one month prior to the scholarship application

Applications for this scholarship are available in person from the parish or school office.

Welcome to Lourdes Parish Scholarship for New Families

Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Community has maintained a commitment to Catholic Education from its founding in 1959. As part of the parish community’s ongoing support of Catholic schooling, we introduce the Welcome to Lourdes Parish Scholarship. Families new to our community become scholarship eligible when they affirm their intent to become committed members of the parish, evidenced by:

  • registering as members of the parish community,
  • becoming actively involved in a parish ministry, and
  • participating in the offertory program (envelopes).

 

First-time parents who choose to commit to the above and enroll their children in the parish school are eligible to receive a scholarship for the academic year 2018-2019 in the amount of $1000 per qualifying family (parent/legal guardian with a child in the school).

 

Scholarship Eligible Parish Ministries