Migrant and Seasonal Head Start Expansion, and Migrant and Seasonal Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership Expansion Grants

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
March 14th, 2024
Close Date
May 14th, 2024
Total Funding
$14,658,024.00
Award Ceiling
$14,658,024.00
Award Floor
$500,000.00
Expected No. Awards
7
Opportunity No.
HHS-2024-ACF-OHS-HM-R12-0158

Agency

Administration for Children and Families - OHS (HHS-ACF-OHS)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Income Security and Social Services

Funding Instrument

Grant

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The Administration for Children and Families - Office of Head Start (OHS) is offering Migrant and Seasonal Head Start Expansion, and Migrant and Seasonal Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership Expansion Grants. These grants aim to expand access to high-quality, comprehensive services for Migrant and Seasonal infants, toddlers, and their families through Early Head Start-Child Care (EHS-CC) Partnerships and the expansion of Migrant and Seasonal Head Start services. Eligible applicants for these grants include public or private non-profit agencies, including community-based and faith-based organizations, or for-profit agencies that meet the eligibility requirements stated in Section 645A(d) of the Head Start Act. Entities operating Head Start programs are also eligible to operate Early Head Start programs. The total funding available for these grants is approximately $14 million, with an expected number of 7 awards to be granted. The award ceiling is $14,658,024, and the award floor is $500,000. Applicants must adhere to the close date of May 14, 2024, at 11:59 pm Eastern Standard Time for electronically submitted applications. For additional information and to apply for these grants, interested applicants can visit the following website: https://www.acf.hhs.gov/ohs/funding. Questions and inquiries can be directed to Kesley Shaw at OHSgrants@koniag-gs.com.

Description

The Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Office of Head Start (OHS) announces the availability of approximately $14 million to be competitively awarded for the purpose of expanding access to high-quality, comprehensive services to Migrant and Seasonal infants, toddlers, and their families through Early Head Start-Child Care (EHS-CC) Partnerships, and/or through the expansion of Migrant and Seasonal Head Start services. ACF solicits applications from public entities, including states, or private non-profit organizations, including community-based or faith-based organizations, or for-profit agencies that meet eligibility for applying as stated in section 42 U.S.C. 9840A of the Head Start Act. Interested applicants may email OHSgrants@koniag-gs.com for additional information.OHS encourages interested applicants to visit https://www.acf.hhs.gov/grants/how-apply-grant. This webpage provides information on applying for grants, registering and applying through Grants.gov, submitting an application, and understanding the grant review process.

Contact Information

Opportunity Lifecycle

Title
Type
Grant