Apply Now Give Read Our Blog


2019 Illinois Tax Credit Scholarship Information

Scholarship Application Opens January 15 at 7 p.m.
It is almost time for families to begin the application process. Be sure to check this website for helpful resources to assist families with the application process. These resources are available in English and Spanish.


Application Reminders  

  • Part one of the application will be available at on
    January 15, 2019 at 7 p.m.  
  • Families will receive an email to access part two of the application on January 18, 2019 through their new portal on empowerXchange.
  • Everyone must reapply, including those who received a scholarship for the 2018-2019 school year and those currently on the waitlist. 
Families are encouraged to complete part two before January 28, 2019 for the best chance of receiving a scholarship. If a family does not submit their application before January 28, another applicant may receive a scholarship before them, even if the family has reserved a place in line in front of them.