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California Child Development Grant

Name of Program
California Child Development Grant
Website URL http://www.csac.ca.gov/doc.asp?id=110
Description
The California Child Development Grant provides assistance to individuals interested in working at child care centers.
Award Amount
Up to $1,000 per academic year to attend a two-year college; up to $2,000 if attending a four-year institution.
Other Requirements/Conditions
You must be a California resident, be a US citizen or eligible noncitizen, meet Selective Service requirements, be enrolled at least half-time in courses leading to a permit, show financial need, and agree to one year of service for each year the grant is received. To receive funding, students must sign a Service Commitment Agreement stating they will provide one year of full-time service in a licensed children’s center for each year they receive the grant.
Application Process
Must be nominated by eligible postsecondary institution or employing agency. School must complete grade point average (GPA) and financial need information.
Access the California Student Aid Commission Web site to print the 2014-15 applications.
Deadline Date
May of each year.
Target Audience
Veteran, Students and interns, Residents of CA only
Type of Financial Aid
Grant

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