Child Care Grants

Title Description Category Application Deadline
School-Age Program Summer Expansion Grant The Utah Department of Workforce Services, Office of Child Care (DWS, OCC) has a new grant opportunity to ensure families have summer camp opportunities for their school-age children. This grant opportunity is available to existing license-exempt school-age programs, including DWS Approved-Exempt School-age programs with a facility number issued by the Child Care Licensing Program. This grant is intended to support programs serving youth 5 years old through 12 years old. Prioritization of funding will be given on a first come first serve basis if all eligibility requirements are met upon receiving the grant application. Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) Friday, May 14, 2021
School Age Quality Grant 2021 DWS is requesting grant applications from existing DWS Approved-Exempt School-Age programs, with an exempt license number issued by the Child Care Licensing Program. CCDF Funds Online Letter of Intent Deadline: Friday, April 30, 2021 by 5:00 PM
Application Deadline: Friday, May 15, 2021 by 5:00 PM
Pre-Award Risk Assessment Deadline: N/A
Becoming High-Quality Grant 2022 The Becoming High-Quality Grant supports eligible providers of early education programs to develop the structures and processes to implement the elements of a high-quality early childhood education program. Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) and State of Utah General Funds Letter of Intent Deadline: April 19, 2021, 5:00 PM MDT.
Application Deadline: April 26, 2021, 5:00 PM MDT