Once you complete the inquiry application and have been given the approval to proceed with the Aspirants application, you will be sent an application in the mail. The following link is for the checklist for the Aspirancy application

Please note: all applicants must be sponsored by their parish to receive any scholarship funds.


Thank you for your honesty and integrity in answering the important questions in the attached pre-application form. The Director of Formation will be in contact with you.

Please return the form to:

Deacon Timothy Chriswell

Director of Deacons 

Catholic Center

795 Main Street

Buffalo, NY 14203