About TOPS for Kids


2021-2022 Application Process Now Open!

Saturday, May 01, 2021 05:43 AM
The 2021-2022 TOPS for Kids application and re-application process is now open!

It is not a first come-first serve process, but if you would like to be consider for any of the August and September disbursement it is highly recommended that you get your application completed by July 15.

If you experience an problems, drop us a line at our "Contact" secion or this link: https://www.topsforkids.com/Contact

May 1st!!--New 2021-2022 Application Process Opens

Thursday, April 29, 2021 07:12 AM
On the morning of May 1, 2021 (around 6-7am) the 2021-2022 school year scholarship application process will open. The Re-apply and Apply location will be available to submit a new application for scholarship.

If you experience a problem please use the "Contact" link about to send us a message so we can address that problem.

There are a training Zoom meetings for both the Reapply and Apply process. See the New item below for further details.

This is not a first come, first serve application process. But, be sure to have your application completed by July 15, 2021 to be considered in the August and September disbursements.

Changes in our Spring Webinars and New Zoom meetings!!

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 03:34 PM
Due to lack of sign ups we have canceled the remaining Spring Webinars!

We have replaced those webinars with two Zoom Meetings:

On April 29th at 6:00pm we will have a Zoom meeting for all those who are reapplying. We will go through a sample reapplication, explaining each step and what has been missed in the past. We will discuss what needs to be added in their application and what may need to be uploaded to complete the application successfully. We would encourage everyone to attend this important meeting. It should only last 30 minutes. There is no signup but the meeting will be limited to the first 200 who show up.

To attend that meeting you will need the following link:  https://zoom.us/j/93425678372?pwd=YW9wOVNFTFVYdlg2NTA5cVYyV0FkQT09

Then on May 4th at 6:00pm we will have a Zoom meeting for all those wishing to apply with us for the first time. We will go through the application process in detail in a step by step, page by page manner. We will go over all the needed information to have a successful application and ensure that each child is enrolled in all the programs that they meet qualifications.The meeting will be between 30-45 minutes in length. There is no signup but the meeting will be limited to the first 200 who show up.

To attend that meeting you will the following link: https://zoom.us/j/92344537878?pwd=Mnhxam52YlpkaXRGaDhIYmZyUG8xZz09

Thank you! See you then!

2020 Arizona Tuition Tax Credit deadline extended by one month!!

Tuesday, April 06, 2021 07:33 AM

On April 5, 2021 Governor Doug Ducey signed SB 1297 into law. That bill aligned the Arizona Tax Return deadline for 2020 to match the Federal Tax Return deadline.

That date is May 17, 2021.

This gives all Arizona taxpayers an extra month to contribute their 2020 Arizona Tuition Tax Credit donation.

If you have not already given, please consider following the link and donating today: 


2021-2022 Application Process!

Wednesday, January 06, 2021 10:24 AM

Dear Applicant and Re-Applicant,

The 2021-2022 application process will not open until May 1, 2021.

The current application is only for the 2020-2021 school year and is good through the end of May.

Thank you and come back on May 1 to apply with TOPS for Kids

GIVING TUESDAY Scholarship Winners!

Friday, December 04, 2020 08:22 AM
TOPS for Kids is proud to announce the 2020 Giving Tuesday Scholarship winners!

Megan Anthony - St Mary Basha $500
Charles Ain - St John XXIII $250

Thank you to all the generous donors who made the day a great success!

2020 Tax Credit Donation Amounts!!

Thursday, January 02, 2020 08:34 AM
title As you may be aware, an Arizona taxpayer can donate between January 1 and April 15 for the previous year's tax credit. But, also, a donor can also make a 2020 Arizona Tax Credit contribution during that time. Below are this year's new maximum amounts that can be donated:

2020 Single Taxpayer

Individual Tax Credit maximum -           $ 593
PLUS/Switcher Tax Credit maximum - $ 590
Total Tax Credit maximum-                   $1183

2020 Married Filing Jointly Taxpayer

Individual Tax Credit maximum -           $1186
PLUS/Switcher Tax Credit maximum - $1179
Total Tax Credit maximum -                  $2365

Giving Tuesday Winners!

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 02:32 PM
TOPS for Kids is proud to announce the 2019 Giving Tuesday Scholarship winners!!

Tyler Van Emmerik --Arrowhead Christian Academy
Olivia Leach--Paradise Valley Christian Preparatory

Thank you to all the generous donors who made the day a great success!!

Next Disbursement will be the Switcher Tax Credit!!

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 09:34 AM
title We are currently working on the Switcher/PLUS Tax Credit award. If you are to receive an award, you should receive an award email no later than September 10th. If you wish to check previous awards you can always login to the Applicant Portal to see those awards.

Appplication process for August now closed

Saturday, July 13, 2019 03:30 PM
title The application process for the August disbursements is now closed. All application received now will be consider for future disbursements.