Apply for a Grant

Current Opportunities

Remote Learning Grants – support for school-age programs and child care providers. Applications opened September 30, 2020 with proposals accepted on a rolling basis. Grants must be awarded AND expended by December 30, 2020. 

CARES Act Support for Early Childhood Initiatives – learn about the types of funding and support available and eligibility requirements. CARES Act grants must be awarded and funds expended by December 30, 2020. 

Recently Closed

Quality Subgrants – read about the 5 categories of grants and the timeline for awards. Proposals due October 19, 2020.

Grant Webinars

No upcoming webinars at this time. View recordings of past webinars through the links below.

  • Saturday, 9/26/20 at 11am – Remote Learning Grants. The Remote Learning Grant opportunity helps address the remote learning and supervision needs of school-age children.
    Intended Audience: School-age programs, KDHE-licensed child care providers, and those with demonstrated experience and success developing and delivering quality, safe, out-of-home care and education services/programs for school-age children.
    View The WEBINAR RECORDING (Presentation Slides)
  • Tuesday, 9/29/20 at 6:30pm – Remote Learning Grants and Resources for Child Care Providers. This webinar features a brief recap of the Remote Learning Grant opportunity and provides an overview of specific resources currently available to support child care providers including the Child Care Health Consultant Network.
    Intended Audience: School-age programs, KDHE-licensed child care providers, and those with demonstrated experience and success delivering quality, safe, out-of-home care and education services/programs for school-age children.
    View The WEBINAR RECORDING (Presentation Slides) 
  • Saturday, 10/3/20 at 11am – Resources for Child Care Providers. This webinar focuses exclusively on the specific resources currently available to support child care providers, including the Child Care Health Consultant Network. Intended Audience:  KDHE-licensed child care providers are encouraged to attend to hear guidance on eligibility, key dates, and available consultant and funding resources.
    View The WEBINAR RECORDING (Presentation Slides)