There are two types of scholarships for incoming 9th graders: Academic and CSJ Scholar Incentive Awards.

Academic Scholarships

Full and partial four-year scholarships are available.

Scholarship Process:

  1. Select The Mary Louis Academy as 1st Choice on TACHS or CHSEE
  2. Register for and take the TMLA Scholarship Examination

Scholarships Criteria:

  • Results of the TMLA Scholarship Examination as well as the TACHS/CHSEE
  • Transcripts from the 6th, 7th, and 8th grades
  • Personal interview is strongly recommended

Deadline for filing an application for The Mary Louis Academy Scholarship Examination will be November 5th, 2018 for Class of 2023. 

Scholarship Examination for Class of 2023 will be given on Wednesday November 14, 2018 at 3:30 PM at TMLA.

CSJ Scholar Incentive Awards

The mission of the Sisters of St. Joseph is to be a life giving force in our communities.
We offer CSJ Scholar Incentive Awards to students who exemplify this commitment to service in their neighborhoods. Deadline for filing application for CSJ Scholar Incentive Award is December 17, 2018.

These Scholar Incentive Awards given all four years and will be distributed to applicants throughout the neighborhoods from which our students come. 


  1. Complete the Application
  2. Letter from adult supervisor attesting to candidate’s service activities and involvement.
  3. Letter of recommendation from the candidate’s grade school principal or teacher.
  4. Score in the 80th percentile or above on the Test for Admission to Catholic High School, place The Mary Louis Academy as 1st or 2nd Choice and have a satisfactory grade school record.

Please contact Ms. Rita E. Piro at with any questions.