What are the different types of scholarships?

There are currently three types of scholarships that Arizona Tuition Connection provides.  Each of which are funded by three different tax credits:  (At this time we do not have the 4th scholarship, called disabled / displace, available.)  

1) The Original tax credit Scholarship. –  There are some general guidelines by the state for these scholarships, but basically most children in private school can receive this scholarship award.

2) The  Switcher (Overflow/PLUS) tax credit scholarship. –  the state has set some very specific award guidelines to receive this type of scholarship.

    • Enrolling in or currently enrolled in a private school Kindergarten,   OR
    • Attended a Arizona Public School, full time, for at least 90 days of the prior fiscal year and then transferred to a private school, OR
    • Received a switcher scholarship in a prior school year and remained in private school in subsequent years,  OR
    • Received a low-income corporate scholarship or disabled/displaced scholarship in a prior year and continued to attend private school in subsequent years.

3) The Corporate Low income tax credit scholarship. – There is an income cap, plus other requirements to receive low income corporate scholarships.  In order to receive these corporate awards your child must be below the income cap and ONE of the following:

    • Family income must be below the numbers indicated in the chart below.  AND meet one of the following:
    • Enrolling in or currently enrolled in a private school Kindergarten,   OR
    • Attended a Arizona Public School, full time, for at least 90 days of the prior fiscal year and then transferred to a private school, OR
    • Received a switcher scholarship in a prior school year and remained in private school in subsequent years,  OR
    • Receives a low-income corporate, switcher or original scholarship in a prior year and continued to attend private school in subsequent years.
      • Household Size         Income level
        • 1                            $41,275
        • 2                            $55,581
        • 3                            $69,887
        • 4                            $84,194
        • 5                            $98,500
        • 6                            $112,806
        • 7                             $127,112
        • 8                             $141,418
        • Each additional   $14,306

Once you send in your application you will receive an email confirmation of which type of scholarships your child is eligible to receive. It is important for you to understand what type of scholarships your child is eligible for, so you can make certain the email we send you is correct.


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Address:
11445 E. Via Linda, Suite #2 – 145, Scottsdale, AZ 85259

E-mail: info@arizonatuitionconnection.com

Phone:
(480) 409-4106

 

A SCHOOL TUITION ORGANIZATION CANNOT AWARD, RESTRICT OR RESERVE SCHOLARSHIPS SOLELY ON THE BASIS OF A DONOR’S RECOMMENDATION. A TAXPAYER MAY NOT CLAIM A TAX CREDIT IF THE TAXPAYER AGREES TO SWAP DONATIONS WITH ANOTHER TAXPAYER TO BENEFIT EITHER TAXPAYER’S OWN DEPENDENT.