ESA Scholarships can be used to cover a wide range of educational expenses
Every child learns differently, and a child’s family knows best what educational environment and services will give them the best chance of success.
The Missouri Empowerment Scholarship Account Program is specifically designed to help these students by giving their families the funding they need to craft a unique educational plan that meets all of their child’s specific needs. When the new program is fully operational, qualifying students will be able to apply for scholarships of up to $6,375 that can be used for a wide range of educational needs.
ESA scholarships can be used for:
ESA scholarships can be used to pay for tuition at private schools, public charter schools, virtual classes, and even for your children to attend a public school outside of your home district.
ESA scholarships can be used to cover the expenses of textbooks required by a school or for textbooks used for homeschooling.
ESA scholarships can be used to pay for homeschooling curriculum as well as a wide variety of homeschooling expenses.
ESA scholarships can be used to pay for educational therapies for students with special needs.
Families can also use ESA scholarships to pay for tutoring expenses to supplement the learning their children are getting at school or at home.
Standardized testing and tests like the ACT or SAT can be expensive, which is why ESA scholarships can also be used to cover these expenses.
Paying for school is one thing, but sometimes getting there can be just as expensive, which is why ESA scholarships can also be used to cover transportation costs for getting your child to and from school.
After the pandemic, we all know that learning frequently requires technology. Thankfully, ESA scholarships can be used to cover the cost of computers and other needed educational technology.
ESA scholarships can be used to pay for a wide variety of other educational expenses, including paying for additional services from your district school and covering the cost of summer and after-school programs.