Rising STARS Support Grants paperwork now available

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

  • Active STAR 1 child care providers who are actively working on a Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) plan that includes moving up to a STAR 2 in a reasonable amount of time;
  • Active STAR 2 providers who received the Rising STARS Support Grant and successfully moved from STAR 1 to STAR 2;
  • STAR 2 providers who have received the maximum amount of Merit Awards but who now are positioned to move to a STAR 3 or 4.
  • SACC only certified providers who did not receive more than two previous support grants (including previous Rising STARS Support Grants) unless they successfully moved from STAR 1 to STAR 2 using the Rising STARS Support Grant.

WHAT ARE THE AWARD AMOUNTS?
Family child care programs may apply for up to $2,000 and centers and group child care programs may apply for up to $5,000. 

WHEN IS MY APPLICATION DUE? 
All Rising STARS Support Grant Applications must be postmarked no later than Thursday, October 5, 2017, for eligibility and consideration.

For more information CLICK HERE to visit the PA Keys website.

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