Louisiana Scholarship Program | Apply Now!

The Louisiana Scholarship Program provides thousands of families with the opportunity to send their child to the participating school of their choice.

Staff at the Louisiana Department of Education (LDOE) support the administration of the program and can be reached via email at studentscholarships@la.gov.

Key Dates:

  • December 12, 2022: Application Opens (Parents can apply for a Scholarship)
  • January 27, 2023: Application Closes (Deadline for parents to apply for a Scholarship)
  • Late April/Early May: Department sends award notification letters


In order to be eligible to receive a scholarship participating students must meet the following requirements: 

  • Child must be a resident of Louisiana. Child must be entering grade K-12. 
  • Child must have attended a “C,” “D,” or “F” school in the previous school year OR be entering kindergarten for the first time. 
  • Household income must not exceed 250% of the federal poverty guidelines.

These documents are accepted for RESIDENCY verification (one required): 

  • Rental lease agreement or mortgage
  • Electricity/Gas Bill
  • Telephone Bill (Must be a landline – cellular phone bills will not suffice)
  •  Cable/Internet Service Bill
  • Sewerage/Water Bill
  • Current Official Letter from a Government Agency (DSS, DHH)
  • Homestead Exemption Notice • Property Tax Notice

These documents are accepted for INCOME verification (one required): 

  • 2021 Federal Tax Return, total income*
  • Last 4 check stubs
  • Most recent unemployment compensation statement
  • DCFS placement form, in the case of foster children
  • Most recent pension statements
  • Most recent Social Security benefits statement
  • SNAP Benefits
  • Any income verification, benefits statement, or award letter from a government entity or tax-reporting business
  • Louisiana Purchase Card Budget Sheet or Benefits Statement

*If awarded a Scholarship, a household must provide a 2022 tax return at time of registration in the Spring.

Income Guidelines

Household SizeYearly IncomeMonthly Income
2$45,775 $3,815

Participating School Accepting New Students 2023-2024 School Year

School NameSchool WebsiteStreet AddressCityParishAccepting New Applicants in Grades
Ascension Diocesan Regional Schoolacbulldogs.org311 St. Vincent StreetDonaldsonvilleAscensionK‐5, 7, 9
Richard Rayborn Elementary Schoolrraybornschool.org42158‐C Highway 941GonzalesAscensionK‐5
St. Theresa Middlesjp‐sta.org212 E. New River StreetGonzalesAscension4
St. Elizabethwww.sescubs.com6051 Convent St.PaincourtvilleAssumptionK‐8
Sacred Heart Schoolshsmoreauville.com9968 Bayou Des GlaisesMoreauvilleAvoyellesK‐6
St. Anthony of Paudasasbunkie.com116 S. Knoll AvenueBunkieAvoyellesK‐8
Cornerstone Christiancornerstonederidder.com1208 Blankenship Dr.DeRidderBeauregardK
Bossier Christian Academy*bossierchristianacademy.com2833 Viking Dr.Bossier CityBossierK‐6
Ignite Classical Schooligniteclassical.org6400 Hearne AvenueSHREVEPORTCaddoK‐5
Imagodei Academy*10128 Canyon OaksKeithvilleCaddo3‐12
McKinney Byrd Academy Inc.mckinney‐byrdacademy.com5024 Greenwood RoadShreveportCaddoK‐12
SIHAF Learning and Career Institutewww.sihaf.org350 HEARNE AVENUESHREVEPORTCaddoK‐8
St. Louis Catholic High Schoolslchs.org1620 Bank StLake CharlesCalcasieu9‐10
Old Bethel Christian Academyobca.info1462 Hwy 547ClarksCaldwellK‐11
Brighter Horizon School of Baton Rougebrighterhorizonschool.net1896 Wooddale BlvdBaton RougeEast Baton RougeK‐12
Diocese of Baton Rouge Special Education Programcsobr.org/special‐education‐11800 S. Acadian ThruwayBaton RougeEast Baton RougeK‐10
Franciscan High School (Cristo Rey Baton Rouge)cristoreybr.org4000 Saint Gerard AveBaton RougeEast Baton Rouge9‐10
Gardere Community Christian Schoolgardereschool.com8538 GSRI AvenueBaton RougeEast Baton RougeK‐5
Greater Baton Rouge Hope Academyhopeacademybr.org15333 Jefferson HwyBaton RougeEast Baton RougeK‐6
Hosanna Christian Academyhcablazers.org8850 Goodwood BlvdBaton RougeEast Baton RougeK‐8
Jehovah‐Jireh Christian Academyjjcacademy.org1771 Lobdell Blvd.Baton RougeEast Baton RougeK‐3
Louisiana New School Academylanewschoolacademy.com1900 North BlvdBaton RougeEast Baton Rouge6‐12
Martin Luther King Jr. Christian Academymlkjca.org4295 Prescott CourtBaton RougeEast Baton RougeK‐8
McKanstry Preparatory School/Little Scholarssuccee6.wixsite.com/mckanstryprepschool14112 Greenwell Springs Rd.Greenwell SpringsEast Baton RougeK‐9
Redemptorist Elementary Schoolrsgbr.org3655 St. Gerard AvenueBaton RougeEast Baton RougeK‐8
St. Alphonsus Schoolstalphonsusbr.org13940 Greenwell Springs RoadGreenwell SpringsEast Baton Rouge1
St. Francis Xavier Schoolstfrancisxavierbr.com1150 S. 12th StreetBaton RougeEast Baton RougeK‐8
St. Lillian Academystlillian.org9755 Goodwood BlvdBaton RougeEast Baton Rouge3‐8
St. Michael the Archangel Diocesan Regional HSsmhsbr.org17521 Monitor AvenueBaton RougeEast Baton Rouge9
St. Thomas More Schoolstmbr.org11400 Sherbrook Dr.Baton RougeEast Baton Rouge8
Briarfield Academybriarfieldacademy.com301 Riddle LaneLake ProvidenceEast CarrollK, 6‐7
Family Community Christian Schoolfccswarriors.org2023 Louisiana 15WinnsboroFranklinK‐9
St. John Elementary Schoolstjohnschool.org58645 St. Clement AvenuePlaquemineIbervilleK‐6
St. John High Schoolstjohnschool.org24250 Regina StreetPlaquemineIberville7‐8,11‐12
Archbishop Shaw High Schoolarchbishopshaw.org1000 Salesian LaneMarreroJefferson8
Concordia Lutheran Schoolclsmarrero.com6700B Westbank ExpyMarreroJeffersonK‐8
Crescent City Christian Schoolccchristian.net4828 Utica StMetairieJeffersonK‐12
Faith Lutheran Schoolfaithlutheran‐school.com300 Colonial Club DriveHarahanJeffersonK‐3,5‐8
Lutheran High Schoollutheranhighschool.net3864 17th StMetairieJefferson9‐12
Our Lady of Perpetual Help School ‐ Kennerolphla.org531 Williams BlvdKennerJeffersonK‐7
Our Lady of Prompt Succor Schoololpspanthers.org531 Avenue AWestwegoJeffersonK‐7
St. Anthony Schoolstanthonyelementaryschool.org900 Franklin St.GretnaJeffersonK‐2
Torah Academytorahacademynola.com5210 W Esplanade AveMetairieJeffersonK
Weatherford Academyweatherfordacademy.com613 Fourth StreetWestwegoJeffersonK
Gethsemane Christian Academy701 East Pinhook RoadLafayetteLafayetteK‐3
Holy Family Catholic Schoolhfcsonline.com200 St. John StreetLafayetteLafayetteK‐1
John Paul The Great Academyjpgacademy.org1522 Carmel DrLafayetteLafayetteK
E.D. White Catholic High Schooledwhite.org555 Cardinal DriveThibodauxLafourche8‐11
eLearning Academyelearningk12.com806 North AcadiaThibodauxLafourcheK‐12
Holy Rosary Schoolholyrosary.org12925 East Main StreetLaroseLafourcheK‐8
St. Mary's Nativityhtdioceseschools.org/st‐marys‐nativity‐school3492 Nies StreetRacelandLafourche3,5
Open Door Christian Academysouthlandsaints.com/sca7000 Gloryland WayDenham SpringsLivingston6‐7,9‐12
Open Door Christian Academy Elementarysouthlandsaints.com/sca7000 Gloryland WayDenham SpringsLivingstonK‐5
Madison STEAM Academy1012 Beech StreetTallulahMadisonK‐12
Aba Healing Academyabahealing.org4650 General De Gaulle DriveNew OrleansOrleansPK‐2
Bishop McManus Schoolbishopmcmanus.com13123 I‐10 Service RoadNew OrleansOrleansK‐8
Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle‐Orleansebnola.com812 General Pershing StreetNew OrleansOrleansK
Good Shepherd Nativity Mission Schoolthegoodshepherdschool.org1839 Agriculture St.New OrleansOrleansK‐2
Good Shepherd Nativity Mission School ‐ Giving Hopethegoodshepherdschool.org3601 Desire ParkwayNew OrleansOrleansK‐1
Hype Academyhypeacademy.com7901 Crowder Blvd.New OrleansOrleans5‐11
Life of Christ Christian Academy/Alternativelifeofchristchristianacademy.com1851 N Dorgenois StNew Orleans, LOrleansK‐12
Light City Christian Academylightcitynola.com6117 St. Claude AvenueNew OrleansOrleansK‐12
McMillian's FIRST Steps CDC/Academymcmilliansfirststeps.com2601 So. Claiborne AvenueNew OrleansOrleansK‐8
New Orleans Adventist Academynoaacademy.org4500 Gawain DrNew OrleansOrleansK‐8
Resurrection of Our Lord Schoolresurrectionrams.org4861 Rosalia Dr.New OrleansOrleansK‐4
St. Alphonsus Schoolstalphonsus.eduk12.net2001 Constance StreetNew OrleansOrleansK‐7
St. Benedict the Moorsbmschool.org5010 Piety DrNew OrleansOrleans1‐4
St. Dominic Schoolstdominicnola.org6326 Memphis StNew OrleansOrleansK
St. Joan of Arc Schoolsjoanofarcnoschool.com1208 Kabel DriveNew OrleansOrleansK‐7
St. John Lutheran Schoolsjlno.com3937 Canal StNew OrleansOrleansK‐4,8
St. Katharine Drexel Preparatory Schooldrexelprep.com5116 MAGAZINE ST.New OrleansOrleans8‐11
St. Leo the Great Schoolarch‐no.org1501 Abundance StreetNew OrleansOrleansK‐3
St. Mary's Academysmaneworleans.com6905 Chef Menteur Hwy.New OrleansOrleansK‐9
St. Stephen Schoolststephencs.com1027 Napoleon AvenueNew OrleansOrleansK‐7
Claiborne Christian Schoolclaibornechristian.org334 Laird StreetWest MonroeOuachitaK
Northeast Baptist Schoolmynbs.org5225 I‐20 Service Rd.West MonroeOuachitaK
Our Lady of Fatima Schoolfatimaschool.org3202 Franklin StreetMonroeOuachitaK‐8
Prevailing Faith Christian Academyprevailingfaithchristianacademy.com1201 Stubbs AvenueMonroeOuachitaK‐9
QuesTECH Learningquestechlearning.org2401 Oliver RoadMonroeOuachita3‐4
Our Lady of Perpetual Help School ‐ Belle Chaseolphbc.org8970 Hwy 23Belle ChassePlaqueminesK‐7
Catholic Elementary School of Pointe Coupeecatholicpc.com304 Napoleon StNew RoadsPointe CoupeeK‐1
False River Academyfalseriveracademy.org201 Major Pkwy.New RoadsPointe CoupeeK,2‐3
Holy Savior Menard Central High Schoolholysaviormenard.com4603 Coliseum BlvdAlexandriaRapides7‐12
St. Frances Cabrini Schoolcabrinischool.com2215 E. Texas Ave.AlexandriaRapidesK‐8
Lynn Oaks School dba St. Bernard Christian Academystbernardchristianacademy.com1 Lynn Oaks DriveBraithwaiteSt. BernardK,3‐6,8
Our Lady of Prompt Succor Schoololpsschool.org2305 Fenelon StreetCHALMETTESt. BernardK
St. Peter Chanel Interparochial Schoolstpchanel.org2590 LA Hwy 44PaulinaSt. JamesK
Ascension of Our Lord Schoolaolcrusaders.org1809 Greenwood DrLaPlaceSt. John the BaptistK,2,4‐7
Riverside Academywww.riversideacademy.com332 Railroad AveReserveSt. John the BaptistK‐2,4‐5,8
St. Charles Catholic High Schoolstcharlescatholic.org100 Dominican RoadLaPlaceSt. John the Baptist8
St. Joan of Arc Schoolsja‐school.com412 Fir StreetLa PlaceSt. John the BaptistK,2
St. Peter Schoolwww.stpeterreserve.org188 W 7TH STRESERVESt. John the BaptistK,2‐3,5
Family Worship Christian Academywww.fwcaonline.org433 Compress RdOpelousasSt. LandryK‐8,11
Westminster Christian Academywww.wcala.org186 Westminster Christian AcademyOpelousasSt. LandryK
Central Catholic Schoolwww.cchseagles.com2100 Cedar StreetMorgan CitySt. MaryK
Hanson Memorial Schoolwww.hansonmemorial.com/903 Anderson St.FranklinSt. Mary6‐12
St. John Elementary Schoolstjohnelem.com924 Main StreetFranklinSt. MaryK‐5
St. Margaret Mary Schoolhttps://saintmm.org1050A Robert Blvd.SlidellSt. TammanyK
Children's Collegewww.childrenscollegellc.com967 Carnation StreetSlidellSt. TammanyK‐1
Lakeside Christian Academywww.lakesidechristian.academy/3401 Pontchartrain DriveSlidellSt. TammanyK‐12
Pope John Paul II High Schoolwww.pjp.org1901 Jaguar DriveSlidellSt. Tammany8‐12
Emmanuel SDA SchoolEMMANUEL23.ADVENTISTSCHOOLCONNECT.ORG702 North Cherry StreetHammondTangipahoaK‐11
Mater Dolorosa Schoolwww.mdeagles.org509 Pine StIndependenceTangipahoaK‐1
St. Thomas Aquinas Diocesan Regional HSwww.stafalcons.org14520 Voss DrHammondTangipahoa9‐11
eLearning Academy of Houmaelearningk12.com220 Civic Center BlvdHoumaTerrebonneK‐12
St. Gregory Barbarigo Schoolhttps://www.st‐gregory‐barbarigo441 Sixth St.HoumaTerrebonneK
Vandebilt Catholic High Schoolvandebiltcatholic.org209 S. Hollywood Rd.HoumaTerrebonne8,11
Union Christian Academywww.unionchristianacademy.org110 W HILL STFARMERVILLEUnionK‐7,10‐12
Annunciation Schoolwww.acsbogalusa.org511 Avenue CBogalusaWashingtonK‐2

*Pending Brumfield V. Dodd and BESE approval.