The Peterson Scholarships provide funding up to $20,000 per year for education programs for children with various disabilities who are not using the autism scholarships. Peterson Scholarships can only be used for services from providers approved by the Ohio Department of Education.
The level of funding under the Scholarship varies depending on the disability:
$7,196: Speech or language only
$7,608: Specific Learning Disability, Cognitive Disability or OHI-Minor
$14,832: Hearing or Vision Impaired or Severe Behavior Disability
$17,902: Orthopedic Impairment or OHI-Major
$20,000: Autism, Traumatic Brain Injury, or Hearing and Vision Impaired
Basic requirements include: