a). Documentation showing that the student has pursued enrollment in a potential participating nonpublic school. This documentation could include a letter of acceptance/continuation, a letter that the student is on the waiting list, or acknowledgement that an admissions application has been submitted. The list of potential participating schools is available in a link on the main BOOST web page.
b). Documentation of family size and income – Option 1: If you filed an IRS Form 1040, 1040A, or 1040EZ for 2017, that document should be uploaded into the application as a PDF file.
c). Documentation of family size and income – Option 2: If you are not required to file a federal 1040 tax form or if you will not file by the BOOST application deadline, download this form: BOOST Alternate Form for Income Verification.
Complete the form and upload it into the application.
You will also need to upload supporting official documentation as a PDF file. Supporting documents may include a W-2 Wage and Tax Statement or a Budget Letter from your Local Department of Social Services if you are receiving public benefits.
You must attach a 1040 Tax Form or the BOOST Alternate Form for Income Verification or your application will not be considered.
d). If the student is in Informal Kinship Care, an affidavit
verifying Informal Kinship Care must be submitted. Click here for the Informal Kinship Care affidavit
Here is the link to the application portal: BOOST Application 2018-2019
If you submitted an application on or before May 21, 2018 and would like to Print it, click here for instructions.
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