Reservations for the 2022‐2023 Empower Illinois Scholarships will open on Wednesday, Jan. 12, at 6:30pm. Empower Illinois Scholarships are open to any new or existing K‐12 family who meets certain financial qualifications. They can be used toward SHS K‐8 tuition. Scholarships are awarded on a first‐come, first‐serve basis so it is important to reserve your spot as soon as reservations open. After reserving your time stamp on January 12, you will receive an email to log into your EmpowerXChange portal and complete the application when it opens on January 14. For more information or to find out if you qualify, visit https:// You can also contact the Empower Illinois team with any questions about the reservation process by calling 800.616.7606 or emailing