The mission of the Bishop’s Scholarship Fund (BSF) is to help families in need afford a Catholic education. In the 2017-2018 academic year, BSF awarded $2,500,000 in aid to families at Diocesan elementary schools in Fairfield County. Please read carefully through all of the sections below to learn how to apply. The application process begins February 1. The deadline for RETURNING students is March 15, 2018 and for NEW students April 15, 2018.