FY2019 Head Start State Supplemental Grant - Fund Code 390

Deadline for Applications: May 2, 2018 by 4:00PM

The purpose of the FY2019 Head Start State Supplemental Grant program is to support workforce development and program quality across all Head Start and Early Head Start sites in Massachusetts. The grant also provides direct support for Head Start and Early Head Start programs to meet the 20% federal match requirement.

Who Can Apply

The FY2019 Head Start State Supplemental Grant is a continuation, non-competitive grant program.  Only those Head Start and Early Head Start agencies who received a Head Start State Supplemental Grant in FY2018 can apply for FY2019 Head Start State Supplemental Grant funds.

Eligibility Requirements

Current FY2018 Head Start State Supplemental grantees must be in good financial and programmatic standing with the Department of Early Education and Care to be eligible for a continuation grant in FY2019.  Please refer to the FY2019 Head Start State Supplemental Grant application for the complete list of eligibility requirements.

How to apply

Instructions on how to apply for the FY2019 Head Start State Supplemental Grant are posted on COMMBUYS, under Bid number BD-18-1037-1CEN0-C0000-25035.  You will need to log in to COMMBUYS to view the Bid posting. 

Please note that only FY2018 Head Start grantees can access the FY2019 grant application on COMMBUYS, through their agency's registered COMMBUYS account.

Once you are logged into COMMBUYS, you can search for the grant application by the Bid number.  Please refer to the document titled "Appendix A FY2019 Head Start Online Application Instructions.doc" for the instructions and link to the online application.

COMMBUYS assistance

View the job aid on How to Locate a Grant in COMMBUYS.

For assistance with using COMMBUYS, contact the COMMBUYS Help Desk at 1-888-627-8283 or email COMMBUYS@state.ma.us.

Timeline for Grant

 

Date Due

Time Due

Grant release date:

March 22, 2018

 
Bidders' renewal conference (at 51 Sleeper St., 4th Floor, Boston or via webinar): April 5, 2018 2-3:30 PM
Submission of intent to bid (send to EECSubmission@mass.gov): April 10, 2018 4:00 PM
Submission of written inquiries
(send to
EECSubmission@mass.gov):
April 13, 2018 4:00 PM
Response to inquiries posted: April 19, 2018 (estimated)  

Application deadline:

May 2, 2018

4:00 PM

Grant start date:

July 1, 2018
(estimated)

 

EEC reserves the right to adjust the timeframe above. It is the responsibility of the applicant to check this page and COMMBUYS for updates.  

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