Head Start and/or Early Head Start (EHS) - The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
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Catalog of Federal Domestic
Assistance Number: 93.600
Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Head Start and/or Early Head Start provides funding for
high-quality, comprehensive birth-to-five early learning
services for eligible low-income children and families
(including expectant families) residing in the
Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. The goal of this combined
opportunity is to foster innovative and coordinated
models that better integrate Head Start and Early Head
Start programming and address community need.
Applicants will submit one application, whether they are
proposing to provide:
- Head Start services
- Early Head Start services
- Both Head Start and Early Head Start services.
Applicants proposing to serve pregnant women are expected
to serve the newborn through the Early Head Start
A list of very specific required program activities may
be found in the application instructions on
Eligible applicants include local public or private nonprofit agencies, community-based and faith-based nonprofit organizations, or local for-profit agencies capable of providing child and family services that meet the standard for participation in programs under the Head Start Act.
Amount of funding
Award Ceiling: $14,463,492
Award Floor: $1,000,000
Project period: 5 years
Estimated Number of Awards: 5
Grantees must provide a cash or in-kind match of at least
20% of the total approved project cost.
Links to the full announcement and online application
procedures are available through
grants.gov. The application instructions will be
found on the related documents tab.
Child care · Children and youth · Families · Human services · Puerto Rico
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