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Additional Opportunity Scholarships Awarded

April 28, 2024

  Families must respond by May 17, 2024.   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   RALEIGH, NC (April 29, 2024) – On April 26th, Opportunity Scholarship award offers were sent to the families of 2,294 new students in Award Tier 2 for … Read more

North Carolina Awards Tier 1 Opportunity Scholarships

April 1, 2024

Families must take action to accept their scholarship by April 19, 2024.   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   RALEIGH, NC (March 30, 2024) – Around 72,000 new Opportunity Scholarship applications were received during the priority application period that closed on March … Read more

Opportunity Scholarship Families

March 29, 2024

  Welcome Congratulations on being selected to receive an Opportunity Scholarship for the 2024-25 school year! See below for important information about your scholarship offer, deadlines, and responsibilities.   You will have a deadline to accept or decline your student’s … Read more

How to Apply for the Opportunity Scholarship

November 29, 2023

The application period for the 2024-2025 school year closed on March 1, 2024. The application for the 2025-2026 school year will open in February 2025.     Create a MyPortal Account  as early as December MyPortal is the platform families … Read more

Opportunity Scholarship Summary of Data (Test Page)

April 15, 2021

2020-21 School Year as of 04/13/2021 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 2019-20 Recipients: 12,284 Renewals for 2020-21: 11,260 … Read more

Opportunity Scholarship Summary of Data TEST

January 12, 2021

2020-21 School Year as of 03/09/2021 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 2019-20 Recipients: 12,284 Renewals for 2020-21: 11,260 … Read more

Opportunity Scholarship

October 16, 2020

  The Opportunity Scholarship program was created by the North Carolina General Assembly in 2013. Scholarships are awarded based on a family’s household income and can be used to pay the required tuition and fees to attend an eligible private school.   Who Can … Read more

Opportunity: Current Scholarship Families

October 14, 2020

  Renewals Beginning in late January, students who used scholarship funding the previous Fall 2023 semester will receive an offer to renew their scholarship for the 2024-2025 school year. If your student will receive scholarship funding for the Spring 2024 … Read more