The Family Empowerment Scholarship program is Florida’s newest private education scholarship for low-income and some middle-income families.

Students who qualify for the program can use their scholarship to attend any one of the hundreds of participating private schools in Florida.

Does your child qualify?

20202020How to Apply:

The application window for the Family Empowerment Scholarship program is currently open.

To receive an official determination of eligibility, please contact one of Florida’s scholarship funding organizations.

AAA Scholarship Foundation

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Note: The information on this site is provided for informational purposes only.

Students can keep their scholarships for their entire K-12 career, even if their parents’ family income rises above the income limit in later years or if the student moves to a different participating private school.


Here’s How You Can Help Families in Need of Educational Options:

1) Share information about the scholarship with your family, friends and on social media.

2) If your child doesn’t qualify, ask your lawmaker to expand the program to your family by increasing the income limit and by removing the prior year of public school enrollment.

3) Share your story with us.