Updates for the Jon Peterson Scholarship Program
The Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship Program had 2,486 applications submitted by the April 15 deadline. Of this number, 987 are new applicants. Applications are currently being reviewed by the public school districts. Scholarship award letters will be mailed to parents in late June. Students awarded in this application period will receive funding for services provided July 1, 2013, through June 30, 2014.
Students that did not submit an application by the April 15 deadline or did not have a current evaluation team report (ETR) may apply for the scholarship during the second application period. The second application period for the 2013-2014 school year will run from Oct. 1-Nov. 15. Students awarded in the second application period will receive funding for services provided Jan. 1, 2013, through June 30, 2014.
More program information is available at the Jon Peterson Scholarship Program website.