California Department of Education (CDE) - Early Learning and Care Division (ELCD)
Grants to California agencies, organizations, and LEAs to support professional development and workforce expansion. Funding is intended to improve the quality of local early childhood education by expanding the number of qualified early childhood professionals and increasing the educational credentials, knowledge, and competencies of existing Early Learning and Care (ELC) professionals across the state.
This grant will support local, regional, or local and regional quality improvement partnerships, consistent with the QCC local consortia, to expand the number of qualified ELC professionals and increase the educational credentials of existing ELC professionals across the state.
In applying to this RFA, local, regional, or local and regional quality improvement partnerships will develop a QCC Workforce Pathways Plan that aligns with the QCC Local Consortia and Partnership Grants unified quality improvement approach. This grant should work in tandem with the unified QCC Local Consortia and Partnerships Grant.
The following components are required areas of service:
For more information on these components, see pages 12-14 of the RFP in Supporting Documents below.
All funding from the QCC Workforce Pathways Grant will be expended solely for programs, services, and other direct expenses addressing the education and professional development of program participants through stipends, reimbursements, education and professional development support.
GrantWatch ID#: 190139
This application covers the grant period beginning July 1, 2020, and ending June 30, 2021.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
- Program: Nadirah Jones, 916-323-1343, QCCWorkforce@cde.ca.gov
- Fiscal: Helen Toy, 916-324-8296, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Division: Early Learning & Care Division, 916-322-6233 (phone), 916-445-4871 (fax)
Direct all Quality Counts California Workforce Pathways Grant Request for Application (RFA) inquiries and correspondence to:
Quality Counts California
Workforce Pathways Grant
Early Learning and Care Division
California Department of Education
1430 N Street, Suite 3410
Sacramento, CA 95814-5901
Submit all RFA questions via email to the Quality Counts California Workforce Pathways Grant email box at QCCWorkforce@cde.ca.gov.
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