January 16th, 2024  |  Events

2024 Public Information Session in Baton Rouge

Your child may be eligible for up to $4,900 in tuition assistance to the private K-12 school of your choice. 

Learn more about K-12 private school scholarships from Arete Scholars at our Public Information Session on February 18th, 2024, at the Studyville academic workspace in Baton Rouge. This event is a wonderful opportunity for you to learn more about our scholarship program which has been serving children in economically disadvantaged families in Louisiana since 2013.

During the Public Information Session, you will have the chance to meet with Arete’s dedicated team and ask questions about eligibility. You will also have the opportunity to ask questions and learn more about our mission and services, including additional services provided by partner organizations such as our friends at Studyville.


DATE: February 18, 2024

TIME: 3-5pm

LOCATION: 10156 Perkins Rowe, Suite 170, Baton Rouge, LA

We believe that our Public Information Session will give you a better understanding of the wonderful education and opportunities Arete Scholars provides, and we encourage you to bring your family and friends along to share in this experience.

Our friends at Studyville will be serving refreshments during the Arete Scholars event.

About Our Scholarship Our Scholarship Program

Maximum scholarship amounts: $4,350 for grades K-8; or $4,900 for grades 9-12.

Application period: February 27, 2024, through May 31, 2024 (or sooner if application limit reaches 3,200)

To be eligible for a scholarship in Louisiana, a student must meet the following income, residency, and prior school year requirements.

  1. Louisiana resident, AND
  2. Attended a public school in Louisiana on October 1 & February 1 of the 2023-24 school year, OR
  3. Entering kindergarten in 2024-25, OR
  4. Received a TDC or Louisiana Scholarship Program award in 2023-24, AND
  5. Family income less than the following maximum amounts:

Household Income Eligibility

Household Size Max Annual Income
2 People $51,100
3 People $64,550
4 People $78,000
5 People $91,450
6 People $104,900
7 People $118,350

Scholarships are provided on a first-applied, first-awarded basis as funds are available, with priority given to current Arete Scholars, TDC, and Louisiana State Scholarship recipients. An application does not guarantee a scholarship.

Click here to apply for an Arete Scholars scholarship.

We look forward to seeing you at the Arete Scholars Public Information Session and showcasing the exceptional opportunities we provide to our families. Please contact Mary Helen at maryhw@aretescholars.org with any questions regarding the open house or applications.