EdChoice Scholarship: Information for Providers

        EDCHOICE STUDENT APPLICATION SYSTEM will open february 1, 2020

Participating private schools/providers must comply with the following requirements to participate in the EdChoice Scholarship Program:

  1. School/Provider must have a current state charter and be registered to participate in the EdChoice Scholarship program.  Registration starts in the month of December.
  2. School principal must be licensed by the State of Ohio, Office of Educator Licensure.
  3. Principal must have a OH|ID account.
    1. Step-by-step instructions for creating an OH|ID Account and Department of Education Profile.
  4. Participating providers must renew their participation every year.
  5. School/Provider is responsible for keeping their school's OEDSR record up to date and current.

The school/provider will enter all applications into the on-line system this year, EdChoice and Expansion applications.  DO NOT SEND EXPANSION APPLICATIONS TO THE PROGRAM OFFICE.

Document and Web Page Links

Register to participate:

  • Registration User Manual

Student applications:

  • Federal Poverty Guidelines
  • Fact Sheet    Spanish Version 
  • Acceptable Forms of Address Verification
  • Transfer Form  (transfer scholarship to different school)
  • Custody FAQs
  • Income Requirements for Renewal Expansion Students
  • Income Verification Form   Spanish Version
  • Income Verification Tutorial (English Version)


Data and finance

Video tutorials (videos are linked to YouTube)

  • Charter and Scholarship Compliance Tutorial
  • Video to Help Determine Eligibility
  • Scholarship Provider Registration Tutorial
  • Provider Registration Renewal Tutorial
  • Provider Staff Entry Tutorial
  • How to Navigate the New Student Application
  • Overview of the Provider Registration and Student Application Processes
  • NEW Student Application Tutorial
  • RENEWAL Student Application Tutorial
  • Student Acceptance Tutorial
  • Income Verification Tutorial (Spanish Version)
  • Scholarship Dashboard Tutorial


Last Modified: 12/10/2019 12:13:20 PM