Diocese of St. Petersburg

The Catholic School Tuition Aid Grant aka CSTAG award is the only grant given by the Diocese to aid families with school tuition costs. CSTAG is available to all students K-12 who are registered at, or have submitted an enrollment application to an (inter)parish or diocesan Catholic elementary or high school in the Diocese of St. Petersburg. Families must have FACTS Calculated Need to be eligible for tuition assistance.

CSTAG Application Dates for 2018-2019

  • Families can begin filling out the FACTS application on December 1, 2017 for the 2018-2019 school year. Families will need their 2016 Federal Taxes along with their 2017 W-2.
  • Applications should be filled no later than March 31, 2018.
  • Parents will be notified by email by mid May 2018.

Appeals will be due by June 30, 2018.