Linking Families and Communities offers preschool tuition assistance to help families send their children to preschool. Tuition assistance is awarded on a first-come first-served basis. Applications are released on July 1st of each year for the upcoming school year.
2017-2018 Preschool Year Information:
To qualify for Preschool Tuition Assistance the following must be met:
Child is age 3, 4 or 5 by September 15, 2017
Attend a quality preschool program; AND
Complete a Preschool Tuition Assistance Application and provide:
One month’s worth of paycheck stubs, child support income, Family Investment Program (FIP) income, Social Security Income (SSI) and/or Social Security Disability Income (SSDI); OR
Tax Return from last year.
For families with income at or below the amounts listed on the Preschool Tuition Assistance Application and that meet the qualifying criteria as listed below, Linking Families & Communities will pay up to $150 of the monthly preschool tuition to a qualifying preschool. Those meeting the criteria with a family income higher than what is listed on the application may be awarded partial assistance. Only preschool programs that have met Linking Families and Communities’ Quality Preschool Program Requirements can accept Preschool Tuition Assistance funding.
Eligible preschools for the 2017-2018 school year include: