Family Fellowship Guidelines
STAR NET offers Family Fellowships of up to $200 per fiscal year (July 1 through June 30) to parents/guardians of young children with IEPs ages 2 through 6. The funds are used to reimburse the expenses of attending workshops, seminars or conferences which will help families help their child. In-state events are given priority. Applications must be received and approved before the event.
To apply you must be the parents or family member of a young child with an IEP under the age of 6 and live in North or West Suburban Cook, DuPage, Kane, McHenry, or Lake Counties.
The Family Fellowship can be used for reimbursement of certain expenses: Registration, travel, lodging (if applicable), child care, meals and other related costs. To apply download the application PDF (English) (also available in Spanish) or contact the STAR NET Region II office. Applications must be received and approved before the event.