GEORGIA TAX-CREDIT PROGRAM

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN SCHOLARSHIP AVAILABILITY FOR A GEORGIA STUDENT K-5 thru 12th Grade?

FAQ

It is NOT NECESSARY to have a child or children attending private school in order to participate in this program. ANYONE who has a Georgia Income Tax liability may REDIRECT a portion of their taxes to a Georgia Department of Revenue "approved" PRIVATE SCHOOL.  Hence, you may support private education without spending one additional dollar out-of-pocket. If America ever needed balanced, quality education, surely it is NOW! 

 A brief explanation of the program is posted in the right column. 

GEORGIA STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP ORGANIZATION (GASSO, INC.) 

HOW ARE FUNDS AWARDED?

Funds are awarded according to WESTBROOK ACADEMY scholarship policies.  Funds are contingent on and limited by the amount of donated money designated to WESTBROOK ACADEMY at the time the application is submitted.  

  • Follow the steps determined by the WESTBROOK ACADEMY financial aid policy or complete an application for an academic/merit scholarship.
  • Once a scholarship amount is determined it is submitted to the Georgia Student Scholarship Organization.
  • WESTBROOK ACADEMY receives a two-party check in the amount requested by WESTBROOK.  Once signed by the parent, the student''s account will be credited.
  • Participation in the Georgia Tax-Credit Scholarship Program is required in order to be eligible for an award.

  


Follow these links directly to the Georgia Department of Education and GASSO, Inc. (SSO)

if you desire further information:

Georgia Department of Education web site:

http://www.doe.k12.ga.us/pea_policy.aspx?PageReq=PEAHB1133

GASSO, Inc., SSO (Student Scholarship Organization) web site:
http://gascholarships.org/