The fee to attend a Cursillo is increasing from $150 to $165 effective January 1, 2020. Candidate applications that are postmarked by December 31, 2019 can still pay the $150 fee.  Applications postmarked after January 1, 2020 will need to pay the $165 fee. An updated candidate application with the new fee listed will be available in November.


Candidate Application

Please use the 04-04-16 version of the candidate application for applications submitted prior to Dec. 31, 2019. Remember to also download and submit the Sponsor Form along with the candidate application. All candidates must be sponsored by someone who has already attended a Cursillo weekend.

Sponsor Form

This document includes the sponsor responsibilities and the sponsor portion of the candidates application. Please use version dated 04-09-2018 and dispose of all others.

The cut-off to submit candidate applications is the Sunday prior to the start of that weekend.

Due to possible postal mail delays, if you are submitting a candidate application within three weeks of the Cursillo weekend to which they are applying, please email the application and sponsor form (scan it or take photo of it) to: or fax to 217-209-3467. Then mail the original signed candidate application, sponsor form and deposit as indicated on the application.