Workforce Solutions for North Central Texas (WSNCT) recognizes the need for additional funding to enhance child care provider training and improvements in child care centers and family child care homes. Any provider with a current CCS Provider Agreement and within the North Central Texas Workforce Development Board area is eligible to participate in grant and scholarships opportunities.
Grants and Scholarships will be granted to Texas Rising Star (TRS) providers first and to those providers who have submitted TRS interest forms to WSNCT.
Funding for grants and scholarships are made available by Texas Workforce Commission and Workforce Solutions for North Central Texas. Please check this website often, as grant and scholarship opportunities become available.
If you have any questions, please contact Morgan Armstrong at firstname.lastname@example.org or 817-695-9149.
Frog Street Splash Early Childhood Educational Conference
Workforce Solutions for North Central Texas is excited to announce a reimbursement scholarship opportunity for child care management and staff to attend the Frog Street Splash Early Childhood Educational Conference taking place July 30-August 1, 2020 at the Gaylord Texan Resort in Grapevine, TX.
This scholarship is only available for Owners/Directors, Directors/Assistant Directors, Child Care Staff or Family Child Care Providers of facilities who currently use Frog Street Press curriculum or who would like to attend the conference with the purpose of learning more about the curriculum. The child care facility must also be located within the North Central Texas Workforce Development board area.
Workforce Solutions for North Central Texas will reimburse the following:
- Conference Registration Fees up to $638.00 per person. This includes the price of registration plus pre-conference fees for one half-day session. For this scholarship, it is not a requirement for you to register for a pre-conference session. If you only want to attend the main conference, it is still within the limits of scholarship, and you will only be reimbursed for the registration fee. Please enjoy the entire conference. If you know you will not be able to attend the entire conference, please note that you must complete a minimum of 10 clock hours of training in order to be reimbursed.
Meals, lodging, and transportation will not be reimbursed (an itemized receipt and the Training Certificate are required for reimbursement - no exceptions!)
All applications must be received by 12:00pm CST on Friday, April 24, 2020. Notification of scholarship awards will be provided no later than Friday, May 1, 2020.
Only 5 applications can be submitted per facility.