Steuben Grant Form

Questions? Please call Shannon Gage at 260-469-2473

Submissions must be received no later than April 3, 2020 at 5pm.

Early Childhood Alliance would like to help strengthen the quality of child care by supporting programs in their effort to move forward on Paths to QUALITYTM (PTQ).

Grant Requirements

  • All grant proposals MUST assist you in pursuing or advancing a level on PTQ.
  • PLEASE refrain from using your name or the name of your program as you answer each question. This information should ONLY be provided in the field requesting it.
  • The scoring rubric will be used to assess your grant application. Please refer to it as you answer the questions.
  • At the bottom you’ll be asked to attach a letter of support from a current family you serve, a community member or board member.

Additional Information

  • Total award amount available for 2020 Quality Improvement Grant: $15,000
  • Grants up to $4,000 will be awarded per program. (Grant distribution is based on number of grants awarded.)
  • Submissions must be received by April 3rd at 5pm.
  • All applicants will be notified in writing by the beginning of Thursday, April 9, 2020.
  • If awarded, grant money must be spent and receipts turned in to Early Childhood Alliance by 5pm November 1, 2020.
  • You will be asked to sign a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with Early Childhood Alliance prior to receiving a check from Early Childhood Alliance.
  • If you are unable to show documentation (receipts/invoices) for how the money was spent and cannot meet the report deadlines, you will be required to return the money to Early Childhood Alliance.
  • A final report of your project must be submitted to Early Childhood Alliance by November 1, 2020.

Questions? Please call Shannon Gage at 260-469-2473

Call Shannon Gage – 260-469-2473