Help for Today Hope for Tomorrow Kindergarten through 4th Grade Program

ImageIntroduced in the 2008-2009 school year, the Help for Today, Hope for Tomorrow Kindergarten through 4th Grade Scholarship Program seeks to provide financial assistance to St. Louis City families who wish to offer their Kindergarten through 4th grade children a private or parochial  elementary school education.  Scholarship awards are based upon the financial need and the residency of the applicant.  Scholarships awarded will follow students through the 8th grade assuming continued eligibility and are transferable to any private or parochial school in the city of St. Louis. 

Since its inception, the program has assisted hundreds of families to reap the benefits of a quality, faith-based or private education. 

  • 310 scholarships were awarded for the 2015-16 school year.
  • 296 scholarships were awarded for the 2014-15 school year.
  • 248 scholarships were awarded for the 2013-14 school year.
  • 232 scholarships were awarded for the 2012-13 school year.
  • 250 scholarships were awarded for the 2011-12 school year.
  • 271 scholarships were awarded for the 2010-11 school year.
  • 220 scholarships were awarded for the 2009-10 school year.
  • 613 scholarships were awarded for the 2008-09 school year.

There are currently 1,057 students in this program. 

For further information concerning all Today and Tomorrow Scholarships please visit our new website at www.ttef-stl.org.