As promised, School Choice Ohio is happy to let you know that the application for the Income-Based Scholarship Program is available now for download on the Ohio Department of Education’s website. Please click here to access the application.
This program is the opportunity of a lifetime to provide your child with a high-quality education that best fits his or her learning needs. We are thrilled to know that so many more Ohio students will be able to attend a great school that is a great fit.
As a reminder, in order to qualify, families must have an income at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines. Only incoming kindergarteners are eligible to apply for the 2013-14 school year. There are 2,000 scholarships available.
2012 Federal Poverty Guidelines
Household Size | 200 Percent
2 | $30,260
3 | $38,180
4 | $46,100
5 | $54,020
6 | $61,940
7 | $69,860
8 | $77,780
For Each Additional
To apply for an Income-Based Scholarship, please complete the Application Form and the Income Verification Form and include a copy of the student’s birth certificate, a copy of a current utility bill in the name of the custodial parent, and all supporting income documents.
The application and all supporting documents must be postmarked by July 31, 2013, at 4 p.m. Please mail to:
Ohio Department of Education
EDCHOICE Scholarship Program
25 S. Front St., MS 309
Columbus, Ohio 43215
No faxes are accepted!
We want everyone to know about this awesome opportunity. If you know anyone who could be eligible, please make sure you share this information with them.
If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact School Choice Ohio at 614-223-1555 or firstname.lastname@example.org.