• Current CSF Families: Requalification applications for the 2019-2020 academic year have concluded. As we prepare to gear up for the 2020-2021 academic year, current families with eligible CSF scholars, received an email inviting them to renew their scholarship for the 2020-2021 academic year.  For questions regarding your application or the program, please call the scholarship hotline at (212) 515-7137.
  • NEW APPLICATIONS: Applications for the 2019-2020 school year are now closed. Information for new scholarship applicants for the 2020-2021 school year will be available in the Spring. To be eligible for a new scholarship in 2020-2021, children must be entering Kindergarten for the first time in September OR entering grades 1-8 and transferring from a public school. Families must meet the income guidelines and register their students at a CSF participating school.

  • Please note that scholarship amounts vary depending on the family’s income, household size and the school’s tuition cost. Currently, the average scholarship is $2,213.
  • The scholarships will not cover the full tuition. Families will be required to pay the difference between the school tuition & the scholarship. Families will have to pay any additional school fees.
  • Families are expected to contribute a minimum of 25 percent of their children’s tuition.