Special Lottery Coming To Mississippi Friday

JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — The Mississippi Department of Education is holding a lottery for the Special Needs Education Scholarship Account on Friday to award the final 58 scholarships for the 2017-2018 school year. This year’s ESA scholarship funded 435 scholarships; 377 were given to returning students and 257 are on a waiting list for the remaining 58 scholarships. Each scholarship is valued at $6,494 and students who have received an Individualized Education Plan in the past five years are eligible. Families who wish to apply for the upcoming school year but have yet to do so must apply by July 14th.



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