Foundation Grants

2018-19 IMPACT GRANT Program
The Foundation’s Board of Trustees are pleased to announce the inaugural funding year for IMPACT GRANTS. For the 2018-19 fiscal year, eligible Catholic entities within the Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown include diocesan ministries, parishes, elementary schools, high schools and service organizations.  These matching grants are intended to support initiatives focused on (1) leadership training for clergy and lay leaders, (2) evangelization, (3) worship, (4) youth ministry, (5) faith formation, (6) security and (7) renovations.

The IMPACT GRANT Application deadline is Friday, August 24 at 4:00 p.m.  Complete program parameters can be found in the application PDF below.

2018 Welge Scholarship for College Juniors and Seniors from Blair County
Application window for 2018-19 is now closed.
This year, the Foundation intends to award three $500 scholarships to college students who (1) are enrolled full-time in an accredited institution of higher education, (2) will be entering their junior or senior (third or fourth) year with (3) demonstrated financial need, and (4) are members in good standing at a Roman Catholic Parish in Blair County excluding Saint Matthew Parish in Tyrone which has its own scholarship program.

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