North Carolina General Statutes § 115C-112.5 Definitions

The following definitions apply in this Part:

(1) Authority. - The North Carolina State Education Assistance Authority.

(2) Eligible student. - A child with a disability under the age of 22 who meets all of the following criteria:

a. Requires an Individualized Education Plan.

b. Receives special education or related services on a daily basis.

c. Has not been placed in a nonpublic school or facility by a public agency at public expense.

d. Has not spent any time enrolled in a postsecondary institution as a full-time student taking at least 12 hours of academic credit.

e. Has not received a high school diploma.

f. Meets at least one of the following requirements:

1. Was enrolled in a North Carolina public school during the previous semester.

2. Received special education or related services through the North Carolina public schools as a preschool child with a disability during the previous semester.

3. Received a scholarship grant for the previous semester.

4. Is eligible for initial enrollment in kindergarten or the first grade in a North Carolina public school.

(3) Nonpublic school. - A school that meets the requirements of Part 1, 2, or 3 of Article 39 of this Chapter as identified by the Division of Nonpublic Education, Department of Administration.

(4) Scholarship grants. - Grants awarded by the Authority to eligible students. (2013-364, s. 4.)

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