Tuition Assistance 2017-2018

Below is a listing of tuition assistance opportunities located in the state of PA. Information on how to submit an application with each organization can be found on their websites.

Poise Foundation

poisefoundation.org

To be eligible for a K-12 scholarship you have to meet the following criteria: Student must attend a private school located in Allegheny County. Effective July 1, 2013, the base family income for eligibility is $75,000 and $15,000 for each dependent as defined by the IRS living within the same household. Average scholarship amount awarded is $750 Application cycle is January 30,2017 – April 28, 2017, Enroll at poisefoundation.org, K-12 scholarship

Family Choice Scholarship Fund of the PA Family Institute (Potential Opportunity)

www.myfamilychoice.org
717-743-1146

Families with one dependent child must make no more than $90,000 a year with an increase of $15,000 allowed for each additional dependent child. Enrollment has not opened yet. Check website for open enrollment date. Application fee of $30 Apply at myfamilychoice.org

Bridge Educational Foundation (Potential Opportunity)

www.bridgeedu.org
717-214-6792

JCS has submitted a formal request to this foundation to be considered for scholarship support. Once JCS learns that scholarship funds have become available through this foundation, we will inform the school body to the application process.

Best of The Batch

www.batchfoundation.org/eitc-ostc-scholarships/

To be eligible, the student must live in a household with an annual income no greater than $76,350 plus $15,270 for each dependent member of the household. Visit above website to download/print and application DEADLINE: Completed application (including all required documentation) must be received by 5:00pm Friday, April 14, 2017. NO EXCEPTIONS

JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT – Achievement Scholarships

This scholarship is available to students who reside within the attendance boundary of a low-achieving school. To find the list visit www.pde.state.pa.us and follow the link for Opportunity Scholarship Tax Credit Program.

If you qualify, details about this scholarship can be found at www.juniorachievement.org. Click on the Achievement Scholarship link.

In addition:

The following website list over 170 opportunity scholarship organizations throughout Pennsylvania. Many are specific to a county, city or school. Others are not. The above list is a few of the organizations that are open to the entire state of PA and to families residing in Allegheny County. You may find another opportunity that your family could qualify for.

www.dced.pa.gov/opportunity scholarship organizations

If you are interested in submitting an application for tuition assistance with any of the foundations listed above, it is the responsibility of the parent to do so. Should you be awarded tuition assistance from any of the named foundations, JCS will assist with applying payments towards your tuition account. If you have any questions, please contact Tina Engleka 412-720-1225 or Colleen McKerley at the school office.

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