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Special Needs Scholarship Program

Starting with the 2016-17 school year, the Special Needs Scholarship Program (SNSP) allows a student with a disability, who meets certain eligibility requirements, to receive a state-funded scholarship to attend a participating private school. The Special Needs Scholarship Program is governed by Wisconsin Statute 115.7915 and Wisconsin Administrative Code Chapter PI 49.

List of Participating Schools & Special Education Profiles


2016-17 Student Application Information

Student registration is open for the 2016-17 school year.  Student applications for the 2016-17 school year can be submitted to SNSP schools up until June 30, 2017.  See the Student Applications webpage for the applications and related resources.

2016-17 Frequently Asked Questions & Parent Brochure

2017-18 Student Application Information

Student registration for the SNSP for the 2017-18 school year will start on July 1, 2017.  Starting on July 1, 2017, students will only be able to apply to participate in the SNSP with the Standard Application.  The Student Applications webpage will be updated with the application and related resources when they are available.

2017-18 School Registration


SNSP school registration for the 2017-18 school year has begun.  Interested schools should go to the SNSP School Registration Information webpage to view the 2017-18 SNSP school registration requirements and deadlines. 





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