Scholarships for Students with Special Needs

McKay scholarships are available to help students with special needs attend a participating private school or a public school of their choice.

Does my child qualify?

Students must have an Individual Education Plan or a 504 accommodation plan. The student must be entering Kindergarten or have attended a public school the previous school year, or have recently been in foster or out of home care. Dependent children of members of the United States Armed Forces are also eligible.

What is the average scholarship value? $8,262 for students with an Individual Education Plan; $4,626 for students with a 504 accommodation plan.

How do I apply?

Visit the Florida Department of Education McKay Scholarship Application Page.