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Kansas Children’s Cabinet and Trust Fund announces new grant opportunity

The Kansas Children’s Cabinet and Trust Fund announced a new grant opportunity Tuesday. 

The Capital Projects Fund Accelerator will award $38 million in construction-only grants to expand on the state’s efforts to create new licensed child care slots while adding space to enable work, health monitoring and education supports. 

To be eligible, projects must have all four services within the facility (child care, work/employment supports, education supports, and health monitoring supports) and support expanded broadband access for their community. 

Visit allinforkansaskids.org/cpf-accelerator to view the Request for Proposals (RFP) and grant timeline. 

There will be two rounds of review and awards. The Round 1 application deadline is 5 p.m. Oct. 2, with awards made in mid- to late October. The Round 2 application deadline is 5 p.m. Dec. 18, with awards made Feb. 2. 

Additional technical assistance webinars will be available in the coming months. Visit the website linked above to submit technical assistance requests and questions on the Technical Assistance Portal.  

Posted: Sep 7, 2023,
Comments: 0,
Author: Ann Bush
Tags: Grant

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