The Opportunity Scholarship Program expands school choice in North Carolina through scholarship grants for eligible children in kindergarten through 12th grade. This program provides funding of up to $4,200 per year for eligible children who choose to attend a participating nonpublic school.
RENEWALS: Current recipients renew for the 2017-18 school year on each studentís Opportunity Scholarship Student Portal. Renew by March 1.
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NEW APPLICANTS: The application for 2017-18 is available:
Opportunity Scholarship New Student Application (2017-18). All Opportunity Scholarship
applications that meet the income eligibility criteria and are submitted by midnight on March 1, 2017 will be entered into a
lottery. Recipients are randomly selected from that pool of applications. For more information about the Opportunity Scholarship, see the links below.