Your

OPPORTUNITY

Awaits

Where would you send your child to school if the possibilities were limitless?  

Big Shoulders Fund has launched a new  scholarship program that will open doors for over 1,000 students. 

The Opportunity Scholarship will allow new families to receive a quality, values-based education at one of our participating Big Shoulders Fund schools.



Big Shoulders Fund

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ABOUT US

Big Shoulders Fund is an independent charitable organization that serves inner-city Catholic schools which provide a quality, values-based education for Chicago’s children, thereby contributing to stronger communities. One hundred percent of funds currently raised support four major areas – scholarships and enrichment, operational improvements, academic programs, and leadership development – with the goal of not just strengthening schools, but whole communities, and preparing students for life-long success.

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The Opportunity Scholarship

Search for a participating Big Shoulders Fund School 

Follow these steps to a new opportunity

Please submit the form below.

Search for a school using our locator below.

Contact the school and set up a time to visit.

To qualify you must: 

  • Enroll at an eligible Big Shoulders Fund school
  • Be new to the Catholic school system
  • Your child must be in Kindergarten through 8th grade 


Chicago, Il 60607

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If you are currently receiving a Big Shoulders Fund Scholarship or a Tax Credit Scholarship, you are NOT eligible for the Opportunity Scholarship.

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