Seed Money Available To Parents Of Newborns To Save Money For Future Education

A program which encourages families to start saving for a newborn's future post-secondary education has now been expanded statewide. The Keystone Scholars Program provides $100 to every child born in Pennsylvania or adopted by a PA family on or after January 1st, 2019 to be used for the child's post-secondary The program began in 2018 as a demonstration project in five counties. Legislation expanding the program was passed by the General Assembly and signed into law by Governor Wolf last June.