Ohio offers two major scholarship programs, and every K-8 student is eligible for one or the other.
The Cleveland Scholarship Program provides students who reside within the city of Cleveland the opportunity to attend participating private schools, like Messiah Lutheran School. Cleveland Scholarships are valued at $6,165 for the 2023-2024 year, and are renewable every year.
Cleveland Scholarship Fact Sheet
Students who live outside the city of Cleveland are eligible for an EdChoice Scholarship. The amount of the scholarship varies based on household income. For the 2023-2024 year, the maximum amount of the scholarship is $6,165 and the minimum scholarship is $950. Scholarships are renewable every year, and families only need to complete income verification for their first year.
EdChoice Scholarship Income Guidelines
EdChoice Scholarship Fact Sheet
Low Income & Full Scholarship Information
Income Verification Form