AC Boost Pre-Application

Thank you for your interest in AC Boost! Please note, the information you submit on this Pre-Application will be used to determine your program and preference eligibility, and the information you provide will be verified when you complete a full application. Each household can only submit one Pre-Application so please be sure you are submitting accurate information.


Once you have submitted the Pre-Application, you should receive an email from with your unique lottery number and information about the Educator/First Responder preference you claimed. If you do not receive an email within 24 hours of submitting your Pre-Application, first check your SPAM filter. If you still do not have an email from AC Boost, or if you find any incorrect information with regard to the preference you claimed, please email us at immediately or call (510) 500-8840. If you are deaf, hard of hearing or speech-impaired, please email us at for assistance.

Please note that in order to complete the Pre-Application, you will need to know one government-issued ID number (such as a driver's license) for each adult in your household and your household's current approximate gross annual income and title household assets. You will not be able to save and return to the Pre-Application, so please ensure that you have this information available before you begin.

The current Pre-Application deadline is August 30th.


Language Access Options

  • The online version of the Pre-Application form is in English. For assistance in other languages or to request a paper copy of the Pre-Application in English or another language, please call (510) 500-8840 or email us at If you are deaf, hard of hearing or speech-impaired, please email us at for assistance.