Archbishop's Appeal

The Archbishop’s Appeal is the annual fundraising campaign that provides supplemental financial assistance to institutions, programs and ministries affiliated with the Catholic Church throughout the Archdiocese of San Antonio.

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Hope for the Future

FACTS Application FINAL Round is Now Closed. Relocation Round OPEN until Aug. 23rd.

Hope for the Future provides need-based tuition assistance for Catholic and non-Catholic students who meet eligibility requirements and enroll in one of the Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of San Antonio. Tuition assistance is prioritized by financial need and based on available funding. 


RELOCATION Round is now OPEN, from Aug. 12 through Aug. 23rd. The Relocation Round is only for families who have moved from a public school, or are new to the Archdiocese of San Antonio area. the FACTS link is HERE. Please contact your school for further information, as each Principal must submit the names to Hope for the Future. 


Final Round application has CLOSED. Parents will be notified July 26, 2019.

Deadline for parents to accept Final Round is Aug. 9, 2019.

FINAL Round applications are closed. 

Hope for the Future recognizes that poverty has no boundaries and will work with families seeking assistance. The money is paid directly to the school on behalf of the student, half of the award each semester. Hope for the Future raises tuition assistance monies for students attending elementary and secondary Catholic schools (K-12) in the Archdiocese of San Antonio.

Only completed applications will be reviewed, which must include all forms of income. Once an application is submitted, it can take up to two (2) weeks to read 'complete' within the system. Hope for the Future's tuition assistance selection committee will review the completed applications for approval. If a family is approved, the family will be notified by the selection committee via email and may present it to the school of their choice at the time of registration. Parents will be notified whether they have been awarded or denied for FINAL ROUND on July 26, 2019 for the 2019-20 school year. Please do not call. Notification will be sent via the email address used on your FACTS application. FAILURE TO REGISTER YOUR CHILD CAN CAUSE YOU TO LOSE YOUR AWARD.