The Commission lists grant announcements relating to children and families as it becomes aware of them. You can alert us to opportunities via the form below.
"Notice is hereby given that the Norwalk Early Childhood Council announces the availability of the School Readiness Grant Program Local Request for Proposal (RFP) for the July 1, 2015- June 30, 2016 fiscal year. Eligible providers serving children ages 3 and 4 include licensed Norwalk center based childcare providers, Head Start-approved programs, NAEYC-accredited programs and programs not yet accredited. Also, NAEYC-accredited programs located outside town borders may apply.
"The Quality Enhancement Grant Program Local Request for Proposal is also available for the July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016 fiscal year. The purpose of the Quality Enhancement Grant Program is to provide funding for programs that focus on education and early care that address quality standards and/or expand comprehensive services for children and families.
"If you are interested in receiving the School Readiness Grant Program and/or the Quality Enhancement Program Local Request for Proposal (RFP), please contact Pamela Augustine-Jefferson, Instructional Specialist – Early Childhood, Norwalk Public Schools at email@example.com. Local Request for Proposals must be submitted electronically and are due on April 10, 2015."
"Contract period: 7/1/15-6/30/16.
"Contingent on Funding from the State of Connecticut, School Readiness Quality Enhancement (QE) grant, the Plymouth Early Childhood Council is seeking an individual or organization to assist the Council and its School Readiness sites. Priority will be given to applicants who have experience and knowledge with the State of Connecticut School Readiness grant(s). All applicants shall additionally have an Early Education background and extensive knowledge and experience in the CT Early Learning and Development Standards (ELDS). Work would involve training and coaching of teachers. Interested parties should contact Donna Koser to receive a copy of the local Quality Enhancement Grant application.
Plymouth Early Childhood Council Coordinator
This page was last updated: March 30, 2015