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Tax Credit for Low Income Students Scholarship Program

The Tax Credit for Low Income Students Scholarship Program was enacted in the 2014 session of the Kansas State Legislature. The program was established to provide eligible students with an opportunity to attend schools of their parents' choice.


Program Information
Tax Credit for Low Income Students Scholarship Program Act- K.S.A. 72-4351, 72-4352, 72-4353, 72-4354, 72-4355, 72-4356 & 72-4357
Rules and Regulations
Participating Qualified Schools
Certified Scholarship Granting Organizations
Scholarship Granting Organizations Working With Participating Qualified Schools

Parental Consent for Release of Information & Consent for Disclosure Form-english         Spanish version
Household Economic Survey-english        Spanish version
SGO Application (for KSDE)
SGO Application (for KDOR)
SGO Renewal of Compliance
Qualified Schools Participating with SGO & Certification of Employees Form
Scholarship Award Report- (word)  (excel)  PDF
SGO Annual Report- (word)  (excel)  (PDF)
Qualified Private School Request for Participation Form

Program Reports to the Kansas Legislature
January 2023 Report
January 2022 Report
January 2021 Report
January 2020 Report
January 2019 Report
January 2018 Report
January 2017 Report
January 2016 Report
January 2015 Report

Other Helpful Information and Links
Department of Revenue (Tax Credit For Low Income Students Scholarship Program Webpage)



Program Administrator
Nicole K. Norwood

School Finance Team Director
Dale Brungardt



Questions about this page contact:
Katie Albright



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