- The Preschool Scholarship program is designed to help make preschool affordable by reducing the financial burden on families.
- Preschool Scholarships are available to qualifying families residing in Des Moines, Henry, Louisa, and Washington Counties
- See their FLIER for income guidelines, households can make up to 200% Federal Poverty Level
- Scholarship amounts are based on a formula roughly equivalent to $2.50 per hour of preschool.
- Families may choose a local participating preschool and must be able to pay the portion of the monthly tuition that exceeds the amount of the scholarship.
- Scholarships are funded by Early Childhood Iowa and administered through Community Action of Southeast Iowa.
- Contact Kalisha.Lutz@caofseia.org or 319.753.0193 for an application or more information
- If eligible for free preschool, you are not eligible for a Preschool Scholarship unless denied or on a waitlist for those programs.
- Head Start and some local school districts have free preschool programs.
See the Preschool Scholarship Flier here.
Contact Kalisha Lutz for details:
2850 Mt. Pleasant St., Suite 108
Burlington IA 52601