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RFPs for School Readiness and Quality Enhancement Grants

RFPs for School Readiness and Quality Enhancement Programs
Posted on 03/30/2015
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NOTICE

School Readiness Grant Program Local Request for Proposal  and Quality Enhancement Grant Program Local Request for Proposal
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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 jeffersonp@norwalkps.org. Local Request for Proposals must be submitted electronically and are due on April 10, 2015.