Step Up for Students:
Step Up for Students FTC applications are now open for both new and renewal families for the 2017-2018 school year. The deadline to apply for the Step Up for Students scholarship is May 1st. They have already awarded 70,000 scholarships for next year, and expect to award 105,000, so apply ASAP.
Please be aware – they do give priority to lower-income families, but they have begun awarding scholarships to families with higher income levels, so go ahead and apply – all they can do is say no.
Gardiner Scholarship for Students with Disabilities (PLSA):
Applications are open for both new and renewal families for the 2017-18 school year. They anticipate funding at least 7,000 students next year with the hope of serving significantly more depending on the outcome of this year’s legislation. The deadline to apply and receive 100% of the award amount is August 1, 2017. For those currently on the scholarship, reimbursement turnaround is averaging five days.
To complete your application, you can go to https://www.stepupforstudents.org/logins/