The Diocese of Youngstown Office of Catholic Schools is pleased to announce the distribution of $251,250 in need based tuition assistance for the 2018-19 school year from the Mary Ellen Cushwa-Woslsonovich/Youngstown Diocesan Scholarship Fund. This grant is awarded to K-12 students of all 28 Diocese of Youngstown Schools based on a demonstrated financial need in the amounts of $1,500 for high school students and $750 for elementary students.
The Mary Ellen Cushwa-Wolsonovich/Youngstown Diocesan Scholarship Fund was first distributed for the 2000-2001 school year and is comprised of the following endowments: Mary Ellen Cushwa Wolsonovich Fund, Youngstown Diocesan Scholarship Fund, Bishop Malone Foundation, Rose and Joseph Dusi Catholic School Tuition Fund, Robert and Donalda Dougan Scholarship and the Margaret E. Cushwa Scholarship. To date over $3,000,000 in need based tuition has been distributed to Diocese of Youngstown Students.
For more information or to make a contribution to the Mary Ellen Cushwa-Woslsonovich/Youngstown Diocesan Scholarship Fund please contact Randy Rair at the Office of Catholic Schools 330-744-8451.