Special Needs Bills Catching on Across the Country

Special Needs School Choice Programs


School Scholarship Grant Programs

Florida – John M. McKay Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

Georgia – Special Needs Scholarship Program

Louisiana – School Choice Pilot Program for Certain Students with Exceptionalities

Mississippi – Dyslexia Therapy Scholarship for Students with Dyslexia Program

North Carolina – Children with Disabilities Scholarship Grants   

Ohio – Educational School Choice Program; Autism Scholarships; Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship Program

Oklahoma – Lindsey Nicole Henry Scholarships for Children with Disabilities

Utah – Carson Smith Special Needs Scholarship Program


Corporate/Individual Tax Credit Scholarship Programs

Arizona – Corporate School Tuition Organization Tax Credit; Empowerment Scholarship Accounts Program


Interested in learning more about special needs programs across the country? Be sure to view the 2012 report by the Alliance for School Choice which is a great resource of information about for those looking to help families with special needs children and highlights how these programs are transforming lives everywhere.

View the “Promise of Special Needs Scholarships” publication here (PDF).