Early Learning Scholarships

Early Learning Scholarships Pathway 1 are awarded directly to families on a first come -first served basis whose income is equal to or less than 185% of the federal poverty level in the current calendar year. 

Children must be between 3 and 4 years of age as of September 1 of the current year.

Scholarships are awarded by Milestones (formerly Child Care Choices).

Download the application form and return to Mindy Hortsch at:


314 10th Ave. South, Suite 180

P.O. Box 548

Waite Park, MN 56387

Early Learning Scholarship Information

Early Learning Scholarship Application for Preschool. This form should be returned to Mindy Hortsch at Milestones.

Early Learning Scholarship Application Form for Little Kids Connection. This form should be returned to Sarah Funk.

Families should pay tuition fees until an award letter is received.