Income-Based Scholarships Login


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2020-21 School Year:

New and renewal families may APPLY NOW for an Income-Based Scholarship for the 2020-21 school year by logging in below. (Applications will be processed on a first-come, first-served basis in the order all documents are received, and funding is limited.)

Please read the information found within the boxes below BEFORE applying.

2019-20 School Year:

Due to overwhelming demand for Step Up’s Income-Based Scholarships, we are no longer accepting applications for the 2019-20 school year.

New Family

New families may apply now for an Income-Based Scholarship (either the Florida Tax Credit or Family Empowerment Scholarships) for the 2020-21 school year by clicking the button below. Applications will be processed on a first-come, first-served basis in the order all documents are received, and funding is limited.

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Renewal Family

Renewal families may apply now for the income-based Florida Tax Credit Scholarship for the 2020-21 school year. (You are a renewal family if your child is using a Florida Tax Credit Scholarship for the 2019-20 school year.)

IMPORTANT: Renewal students had processing priority until Feb. 29, 2020. Renewal families who apply on or after Mar. 1, 2020, no longer have processing priority for their student meaning all applications, for renewal AND new students will be processed on a first-come, first-served basis in the order the application and all supporting documents are received. Funding is limited.

To login to your account or to apply to renew your scholarship for the 2020-21 school year, please click the button below. You need to log in to your existing account with the same email address and password that you used last time.

*For students using the income-based Family Empowerment Scholarship, please do not complete a Step Up For Students application. Please refer to the email sent to you in January 2020 by the Florida Department of Education explaining what needs to be done for your student for the 2020-21 school year.

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