Taxpayers have until May 17, 2021, to contribute to APESF and claim the tax credit on their 2020 individual income tax return.Donate Now
Due to the overwhelming response of our students and their amazing essays, APESF has awarded EVERY student entry a $500 participation scholarship. We are grateful for and humbled to serve families that are engaged and willing to jump in.
The Arizona Private Education Scholarship Fund exists to graciously serve Arizona families by providing tuition assistance for their children's private education while honoring the generosity of every donor.
APESF, one of Arizona’s first School Tuition Organizations, has faithfully served over 15,000 families since 1998. We respect and appreciate the generosity of our donors and steward each gift with sincere gratitude.
APESF is dedicated to assisting families understand and participate in the Arizona tax-credit program. Our team provides friendly and trustworthy guidance to parents seeking tuition assistance for their children’s “Best-Fit" education.
Awarded in Arizona
Education has been called the passport to the future. The opportunity for parents to influence their child's education is often limited when schools are assigned based on a family's home address. Fortunately, Arizona offers taxpayers the option of directing a portion of their state income taxes to organizations like APESF which provide tuition assistance to families seeking a “Best-Fit" education.
Here at APESF, we respect the generosity of our donors and steward every dollar with sincere gratitude. We are committed to helping families participate in the Arizona tax credit program by providing friendly and trustworthy guidance. In addition, APESF provides innovative resources for families to use in reaching potential donors.
We are so appreciative of these scholarships for our kids! It is such a blessing that our kids are able to attend a good school surrounded by caring Christian educators and friends as they deal with my illness, life changes, and future uncertainties.
The vast majority of Americans say they would like to see more tax dollars go toward K-12 education. Through the Arizona Private School Tax Credit program, individuals and corporations are able to do just that. By partnering with APESF, taxpayers can choose to financially support K-12 private education and the students who are looking for a “Best-Fit" education. Join the thousands of donors who trust APESF to award tuition scholarships to deserving students.
Please join us in thanking the many corporations who make supporting education in Arizona a priority. This year, through Arizona's tax credit program, businesses have directed over $100M to provide tuition assistance for low-income families, students with disabilities and students in the Arizona foster care system. If you are a business owner who would like to help Arizona's kids, please click "Become a Partner" for more information.