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Grants and Contracts

Grant and Contracts

Grants

Kindergarten Readiness Partnership & Innovation Program (KPI)

The Early Learning Kindergarten Readiness Partnership & Innovation Grant Program invests in promising models for connecting early learning and K-3 education across the state, and promotes community and school partnerships that result in measurable increases in children’s readiness for kindergarten.

The Grant Program is designed to establish scalable and replicable models for P-3 alignment at the local level, with a focus on shared professional development for early learning providers and kindergarten teachers, supporting successful transitions into kindergarten for all children, and engaging families as equal partners in children’s learning and development.

Oregon Student Child Care Grant

The Oregon Student Child Care Grant Program was established to assist parents enrolled in post-secondary education obtain safe, dependable care that supports their children’s development while allowing completion of the parent’s academic programs.

Click the button below to learn more about the program, eligibility requirements and application process.

Equity Survey and Guidance

The purpose of the survey is to understand your experiences with equity requirements, identify strengths and areas for improvement, create technical assistance, and develop resources to meet your needs and support your work.

Complete the survey for an organization with the following ELD grants and contracts by the due date listed below:

Due by November 15, 2021

  • Early Childhood Equity Fund
  • Preschool Promise
  • Oregon Pre-Kindergarten/Head Start
  • Western Oregon University – The Research Institute

Letter to Providers   English   |   Spanish

Due by December 15, 2021 or 30 days after the executed agreement, which ever comes later.

      • Relief Nursery
      • Child Care Resource and Referral
      • Early Learning Hubs
      • Healthy Families Oregon

Letter to Providers   English   |   Spanish

If your organization has multiple grants or contracts, please complete one survey for each grant or contract. If you have questions about the survey, please contact your program manager or contract administrator at ELD. Click the PDF link below to download ELD’s “Equity Guidance” for grants and contracts and to follow updates.

Tribal Early Learning Hub Project Facilitator

The Early Learning Division is seeking a project facilitator to oversee the planning of Oregon’s first Tribal Early Learning Hub. This project facilitator will guide a Tribal Advisory Committee in its first year of design work to ensure it reaches an operational plan and drafts administrative rules for the implementation of the Tribal Early Learning Hub.

This RFP is live in OregonBuys, the state’s eprocurement system: www.oregonbuys.gov
You can find this opportunity by searching bid solicitation number S-58100-00001384.

Tribal Early Learning Hub Communications Strategist

The Early Learning Division is seeking a communications expert to co-develop a communications plan and initial marketing and branding for Oregon’s first Tribal Early Learning Hub.

This RFP is live in OregonBuys, the state’s eprocurement system: www.oregonbuys.gov
You can find this opportunity by searching bid solicitation number S-58100-00001393.

  • Administrative Cost Limit Letter | June 11, 2021
  • Administrative Costs Policy #ELD-001 (v.2) for Early Learning Division (ELD) – last updated 10.11.21