How to Apply for Tuition Assistance

At Kuemper we are happy to assist you with the application process. If you do not have internet access to complete the application online, please call the Kuemper Business Office at 712-792-3313 at the school for assistance.

The application fee for each family is $33. If this fee is cost-prohibitive for your family, please contact the Kuemper Business Office.

Online Application Link -  Due April 1st

The following worksheet may be helpful in preparing to fill out the application. This worksheet is NOT the application, but just a tool to help you prepare and gather documents prior to filling out the online application. 
English Worksheet
Spanish Worksheet

The TADS application (tuition assistance application) needs to be completed no later than April 1, 2022. There are no exceptions. The application is available online in both English and Spanish. In addition to your completed application, you must include your 2021 tax return and other required income documentation.  We urge you to complete the materials early to allow time for notification of any missing materials.

To assist you in completing the application, you may contact the TADS call center at 1.800.477.8237 Monday-Friday from 7:00 AM-8:00 PM CST and Saturday from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM CST.  The TADS online application also has a chat feature to assist parents. The TADS support email address is [email protected]

Please see the Parent FAQ sheets for a quick guide to commonly asked questions:
English Parent Guide
Spanish Parent Guide

February 1: Applications available online: Click Here for Link

April 1: Submitted applications must be filed electronically by April 1. All other required tax documents must be submitted electronically by May 1. Applications with missing information cannot be processed.

Mid-May: Award notification letters sent to all families who applied.

We strongly encourage every family to complete an application. The Diocesan Financial Scholarship coupled with our local tuition assistance program will be able to make Catholic Education affordable for all.

If you have questions about the assistance program, contact the school at 712-792-3313 or [email protected] or [email protected] Contact the TADS call center at 1.800.884.8237 with specific questions about the application. This is a wonderful opportunity for qualifying families.
Applications submitted after April 1, 2022, will not be considered for MLTF or Diocesan awards and a family’s award potential may be significantly reduced. Apply no later than April l.