SCHOLARSHIPS for Academic Credit
Scholarships For the Academic Tuition Assistance
Scholarships for academic credit provides tuition assistance and a support stipend to approved applicants who are pursuing the following credentials or degrees in early childhood education, child development, or child care administration:

  • Technical Certificate of Credit
  • Technical College Diploma
  • Associate's Degree
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
Frequently asked Questions
What are the employment requirements?
What is the tenure requirement?
What credentials and degrees are eligible for the SCHOLARSHIPS program?
How much will I receive from the SCHOLARSHIPS program?
What is the application process?
What documentation must be sent with the SCHOLARSHIPS application?
Do I need to apply for other financial aid?
How do I apply for financial aid?
My student loans are in default.   Can I receive SCHOLARSHIPS?
What is the Professional Development System (GaPDS)?
What is an "Affidavit for Lawful Presence Verification"?
 What documents are considered "secure and verifiable?"
How often do I have to submit a notarized "Affidavit for Lawful Presence Verification?"
What is the substitute stipend and how does it work?
Apply online today for the Decal Scholars Scholarships