Louisiana Scholarship Program | Stay Informed

Louisiana Scholarship Program | Stay Informed


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 
  • Telephone Bill (must be a landline) 
  • Sewerage/Water Bill 
  • Homestead Exemption Notice 
  • Electricity/Gas Bill 
  • Cable/Internet Service Bill 
  • Current Official Letter from a Government Agency (DSS, DHH, DCFS) 
  • Property Tax Notice

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

  • Most recent Federal Tax Return, total income 
  • Most recent unemployment compensation statement 
  • Most recent pension statements 
  • Most recent Social Security benefits statement for parent/guardian 
  • SNAP Benefits 
  • DCFS placement form (foster children only)

Income Guidelines

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