$500 Reading Scholarships for Struggling Readers Grades 3 - 5 There’s still time for Florida parents to take advantage of Florida’s $500 Reading Scholarships. These scholarships are earmarked for struggling readers in grades 3 - 5, including charter school students, who meet the specific criteria. For more information, visit the Florida Department of Education’s Reading Scholarship Accounts webpage or contact your charter school administrator.


Parents of students who meet any of the requirements outlined on the Reading Scholarship Accounts webpage may apply by going to the Step Up for Students website. For additional questions, please email or call 877-735-7837.