Financial Aid

Children in grades K-8 enrolled in one of the Catholic schools in the Diocese of Trenton are eligible to apply for Diocesan Tuition Assistance. Awards are made based on financial need. FACTS Grant and Aid Assessment (FGAA) will be conducting the financial need analysis for the Diocese of Trenton for the upcoming 2018-2019 school year.

Families applying for financial aid will need to complete the application online at  The application fee is $30.00 and is due at the time you submit your application. The fee may be paid by debit card, credit card, or electronic check.

The deadline for the 2018-2019 Round 1 is March 2, 2018.   Applications may be submitted for Round 2 until May 18, 2018. 

Once an online application has been completed, the following information will need to be provided to FACTS to complete the application process: 

  • Copies of your most recent Federal tax forms including all supporting tax schedules.
  • Copies of your most recent W-2 forms for both you and your spouse.
  • Copies of supporting documentation for Social Security income, Welfare, Child Support, Food Stamps, Workers’ Compensation, and TANF. 

This necessary supporting documentation may be uploaded in pdf format online with the application, faxed to 866-315-9264, or mailed to the following address.  Please be sure to include the applicant ID on all faxed or mailed correspondence.  All documentation must be received by the deadline in order for the application to be considered.

FACTS Grant & Aid Assessment
P.O. Box 82524
Lincoln, NE  68501-2524

The Diocesan contact is Kathleen Golazeski, 609-403-7168.  To speak with a FACTS Customer Care Representative call 866-441-4637.

Quick Links

Online application –
2018-2019 Tuition Assistance General Info
2018-2019 Tuition Assistance Instructions
2018-2019 Tuition Assistance General Info – Spanish
2018-2019 Tuition Assistance Instructions – Spanish

Round 1 deadline – March 2, 2018 (application and supporting documentation)
Round 2 deadline – May 18, 2018 (application and supporting documentation)