Invest in Kids

Invest in Kids logoIllinois enacted the Invest In Kids Scholarship Tax Credit Program in 2017. This program offers a 75 percent income tax credit to individuals and businesses that contribute to qualified Scholarship Granting Organizations (SGOs). The SGOs then provide scholarships for students whose families meet the income requirements to attend qualified, non-public schools in Illinois. Learn more about the income tax credit scholarship program’s funding, eligibility, benefits and regulations. Click here for Invest in Kids Frequently Asked Questions.

Important Dates to Remember

January 18, 2022
Your application must be received by the Department no later than January 18, 2022, to be approved as an SGO for the 2022-2023 school year.

January 31, 2022
A Scholarship Granting Organization (SGO) must report by January 31 of each calendar year. Requirements