FY2024 Coordinated Family and Community Engagement - Fund Code 237

Deadline for Application Submission: May, 2023

Grant Description

As per the Fiscal Year (FY) 2024 Appropriations Act, EEC is releasing this competitive procurement to award grants to one (1) or more applicants(s) who will provide Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) services through a statewide system that meets the needs of the children, families, and communities throughout the Commonwealth.  Ultimately, EEC seeks to provide coordinated family and community engagement services that address the developmental, social and emotional, and community support needs of young children and their families that will foster healthy development, reduce caregiver isolation, and promote early learning success.  

Who Can Apply

This is an Open Competitive Grant. The Grant Application/RFR and appendices are posted on COMMBUYS. The application will be submitted as an online grant application through EEC.

Eligibility Requirements

Please refer to the FY 2024 Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant Application for the list of eligibility requirements for this grant.

How To Apply

The instructions for how to apply for the FY 2024 Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant are posted on COMMBUYS, under Bid #:  BD-23-1037-1CEN0-CENTR-87047. Please refer to the document titled, “Appendix A: FY 2024 CFCE Grant Online Application Instructions” for the instructions.

COMMBUYS Assistance

To learn how to register on COMMBUYS View the job aids listed: Job Aids for Vendors Using COMMBUYS

Job Aids for new vendors:  Vendor Training Courses

How to Locate a Grant in COMMBUYS: How to Locate a Grant in COMMBUYS.

For assistance with using COMMBUYS, contact the COMMBUYS Help Desk at 1-888-627-8283 or email  OSDHelpDesk@mass.gov

If you require technical assistance with the online application, please email EECSubmission@mass.gov with the subject line, “FY24 CFCE.”


Timeline for grant      



Grant Application Release/Posting                           

April 10, 2023


Applicants’ Webinar

Please click this link to register for the webinar:
FY2024 CFCE Bidders' Conference Webinar

April 13, 2023

1:00 AM – 2:30 PM ET

Submission of Written Inquiries 

Applicants must submit written inquiries to: 



April 19, 2023

4:00 PM

Response to Written Inquiries



April 25, 2023


Application Deadline

Applicants must submit proposals to:  EECSubmission@mass.gov



May 8, 2023

4:00 PM

Notification of Awards


June 28, 2023


Grant Start Date


 July 1, 2023


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