Creating employment opportunities for low-income families in partnership with child care providers across the County.
2017 EITC Scholarship Stats
Amount Raised: $14,500
Scholarships Awarded: 35
EITC Contributors: UPMC Health Plan, Farmers National Bank of Emlenton, and Northwest Savings Bank
Check back in early 2018 for the new application and details.
United Way of Butler County is an Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) Pre-K Organization. This means, United Way of Butler County manages and oversees EITC contributions from eligible companies, as well as the application process and scholarship administration to eligible families and Pre-K organizations.
To qualify for this scholarship, the parents of the student must either reside or be employed by a company located in Butler County. An eligible student is a Pre-K age student (three to six years of age) who is a resident of Pennsylvania, enrolled in a Pre-K Program located in this Commonwealth, and a member of a household with an annual household income of not more than $76,350, except that an additional income allowance of $15,270 is permitted for the student and for each other dependent (as defined by the IRS) living within the same household.