Before you apply: Income-Based Scholarships


  • The Florida Tax Credit Scholarship renewal students had processing priority until 11:59 p.m. EST on February 29, 2020. Renewal families who apply on or after March 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 supporting documents are received.

NEW STUDENT APPLICANTS: A NEW student applicant is a student who is not currently on the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship, the Family Empowerment Scholarship the Gardiner Scholarship or the McKay Scholarship:

  • Students entering kindergarten must be 5 years old by September 1st.
  • Students entering 1st grade must be 6 years old by September 1st.