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John Carroll High School is proud to participate in the “Step Up For Students” program through the state of Florida. Step Up For Students is a state-approved nonprofit scholarship funding organization that helps administer the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship Program (FTC) for low-income families. Students can earn up to $7,111 to attend schools such as John Carroll.

The application process is simple, and the program is currently enrolling new students for the 2018 – 2019 school year. Kindly visit to complete the application, as scholarships are given on a first come, first served basis. There is no fee to apply for the Florida Tax Credit (FTC) scholarship, and they only accept online applications. If you have created an account in the past, please use that same account to apply for the 2018 - 2019 school year. In addition, the application is now mobile friendly.

Should you have any questions or concerns about the application process, please feel free to reach out via email at or via phone at 877-735-7837. Their contact center is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. Please be sure to select the Florida Tax Credit (FTC) scholarship prompt when dialing. There is an informative video which can be found,

Additional financial assistance can also be available, beyond the Step Up For Students program, to those who qualify to attend John Carroll. For further information, please call 772-464-5200, visit, or check JCHS’s Facebook page.

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