St. John's Tuition Assistance

Need-based tuition assistance is available to families who qualify. Families wishing to be considered for tuition assistance must annually submit an application and supporting documentation.

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  • For Incoming Freshmen

    For incoming freshmen, the SJC Tuition Assistance Application is submitted directly to the Admissions Office, along with supporting documentation. This application is due January 31, 2022. If you have questions, please contact Admissions directly at 202-363-2316, ext. 1069.
  • For Families with Current SJC Students and New Incoming Students

    Returning SJC families with current/returning SJC student AND a new incoming student applying as a freshman are required to submit an application and supporting documentation to FACTS Grant and Aid Assessment.
  • For Returning SJC Students

    Returning SJC families with only current/returning student(s) applying for need-based tuition assistance are required to submit an application and supporting documentation to FACTS Grant and Aid Assessment.
*Please note scholarships are only awarded to incoming freshmen. Auditions may be scheduled after the application deadline.

Scholarship Information

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  • Presidential Scholarships: $20,000

    $5,000 / year for four consecutive years
    Awarded to the highest-caliber students who demonstrate scholastic aptitude, score in the top percentile on the HSPT, display outstanding academic performance and show a commitment to extracurricular involvement. Recipients are enrolled in the De La Salle Scholars Program for four years.
  • Principal Scholarships: $8,000–$12,000

    $2,000–$3,000 / year for four consecutive years
    Awarded to the highest-caliber students who demonstrate scholastic aptitude, outstanding academic performance and a commitment to extracurricular involvement. Recipients are enrolled in the De La Salle Scholars Program for four years.
  • Music Scholarships: $2,000–$6,000

    $500–$1,500 / year for four consecutive years
    Music scholarships are awarded to students who demonstrate notable achievement in instrumental (woodwind, brass, percussion and string) and vocal music. Scholarships are awarded in the amounts of $500–$1,500 per year, depending on a student’s audition. Auditions will be held in January. Use the links on the right side of this page to schedule your audition and download the required solo piece. Auditions must be scheduled by January 14, 2022. 
  • Fine Arts Scholarships: $2,000–$6,000

    $500–$1,500 / year for four consecutive years
    Fine arts scholarships are awarded to students who demonstrate notable achievement in art. Scholarships are awarded in the amounts of $500-$1,500 per year, depending on a student’s portfolio. Portfolios should be uploaded to your Admissions checklist by December 3, 2021 and should include photos of your recent artwork that best reflects your talent. Artwork can be any medium.
  • Theatre Scholarships: $2,000–$6,000

    $500–$1,500 / year for four consecutive years
    Theatre scholarships are awarded to students who demonstrate notable achievement in the theatrical arts. Scholarships are awarded in the amounts of $500–$1,500 per year, depending on a student’s audition. Auditions will be held in January. Use the links on the right side of this page to schedule your audition. Auditions must be scheduled by January 14, 2022. 

Archdiocesan Tuition Assistance

The Archdiocese of Washington Student Aid Form (TADS) is available at www.adw.org. Please read the instructions carefully and mail your completed Archdiocesan Application by the indicated deadline. This application is independent of the St. John's tuition assistance process.