Indiana Choice Scholarship eligibility

Established in 2011, the Indiana Choice Scholarship was awarded to more than 35,000 Hoosier students for the 2017-18 school year. Indiana Choice Scholarship eligibility requires a student meeting certain criteria.

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To be eligible for a Choice Scholarship, a student must satisfy the following requirements:

  1. A student must have legal settlement in the State of Indiana.
  2. A student must be between the ages of 5 and 22 no later than August 1 of the school year.
  3. A student must be accepted for enrollment into a participating Indiana Choice Scholarship school (Click here to find participating schools near your home >>)

If a student satisfies the three above requirements, there are eight different pathways that enable a student to be eligible for an Indiana Choice Scholarship.

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