Carson Smith Scholarship

Wasatch Charter School is required by Utah Code Section 53-A1A-704(10) to inform parts of a student with an IEP enrolled in public school of the availability of a scholarship to attend a private school through the Carson Smith Scholarship Program. The Carson Smith Special Needs Scholarship provides tuition assistance for qualified students with disabilities enrolled in eligible private schools.


This program is administered through the Utah State Board of Education, and this notice is for informational purposes only. To participate in this program, students and schools must meet eligibility requirements established in Utah law and Utah State Board of Education Administrative Rules.

Scholarship information can be found at

Information at this website includes:


  • A description of the Carson Smith Special Needs Scholarship program
  • Overview for parents
  • Application for the scholarship
  • Instructions for filling the application.


If you have any questions regarding the scholarship, please contact Barbara Bickmore at (801) 538-7612 or

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