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Opportunity Scholarship Summary of Data

Concentric circle graph representing the number of new students who applied for (16,516), were eligible for (13,067), were awarded (12,461), accepted (7,506) and enrolled in a participating school for (6,504) the Opportunity Scholarship as of 12/15/2021.

2021-22 School Year as of 12/15/2021

New Student Applicants*

New Applicants by Nonpublic School

New Applicants by Ethnicity and Race

New Applicants by County

*The Infographic above represents new student data. 

Renewal Students

Total 2020-21 Recipients: 16,042

Renewals for 2021-22: 15,466

Renewals Enrolled for 2021-22: 12,897

Total Students

2021-22 Recipients (New + Renewal): 19,401

Amount of Scholarships for 2021-22: $39,566,666

Participating Nonpublic Schools with recipients enrolled: 498

Total Recipients by Nonpublic School

Total Recipients by Ethnicity and Race

Total Recipients by County

Total Disbursements by Nonpublic School

Recipients = unduplicated count of students who received funds for fall, spring, or both

 


 

Totals by Year

2020-21 School Year

Total 20-21 Recipients: 16,042
Amount of Scholarships: $61,469,705

2019-20 School Year

Total 19-20 Recipients: 12,284
Amount of Scholarships: $48,117,458

2018-19 School Year

Total 18-19 Recipients: 9,651
Amount of Scholarships: $37,988,912

2017-18 School Year

Total 17-18 Recipients: 7,371
Amount of Scholarships: $28,058,656

2016-17 School Year

Total 16-17 Recipients: 5,624
Amount of Scholarships: $21,760,837

2015-16 School Year

Total 2015-16 Recipients: 3,682
Amount of Scholarships: $13,159,309

2014-15 School Year

Total 2014-15 Recipients: 1,216
Amount of Scholarships: $4,635,320