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Catholic Promise Grant

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Announcing the Newman University Catholic Promise Grant

The Catholic Promise Grant is a guaranteed grant available to any graduate of a Catholic high school.

Application Instructions

Contact Admissions at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and simply write that you would like to apply for the Newman University Catholic Promise Grant. Our Admissions team will provide further instructions.

Catholic Promise Grant details

  • Guaranteed $56,000 ($14,000 annually) grant (renewable for four years / eight semesters)
  • Available to any first time college student who graduates from a Catholic high school
  • Student must be admitted to Newman University
  • Must attended Newman the first term after high school graduation as a full-time student
  • Must maintain a 2.0 GPA to renew grant
  • Stackable with Newman need grants or athletic scholarships
  • No combination of awards may exceed cost of tuition
  • Effective for 2021-22 academic year
  • Grant is awarded through Newman’s Admissions department, with submission of Catholic high school transcript