Open enrollment scholarships are now available. Please visit Step Up for Students for additional information.

Income-based scholarships

RENEWAL FAMILIES: You may now apply for the 2017-18 school year.

If your child received an income-based Step Up scholarship for the current 2017-18 school year, click here to apply for the 2017-18 school year. Scholarships are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis (giving priority to renewal families) and the deadline to complete the online application AND submit all required documentation is April 30, 2017, so please apply early.

NEW FAMILIES will be able to apply in spring 2018.  Please continue to visit our site for more details. We also encourage you to sign up for our income-based interest list by clicking here, so you may receive notifications regarding the application season.

We are no longer accepting applications for the 2017-18 school year for the income-based scholarship.

Special needs scholarships

Florida has created a new Personal Learning Scholarship Account to help parents individualize the educational plans for their children with special needs. Click here to apply now for the August 2017 school year.

If you are interested in applying for a Personal Learning Scholarship Account-PLSA (special needs scholarship) for the August 2017 school year, please click here to sign up for the PLSA August 2017 interest list to stay informed.

We have published a parent handbook and a provider handbook that include information on the Personal Learning Scholarship Account. Please click here to view the handbooks, which are located in the green sidebar of the page. Please continue to visit the website regularly, as these documents will be updated frequently.