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Find different grants available for University of Fairbanks in Alaska (UAF) to have a daycare on campusor use the daycares in Fairbanks, Alaska for the students, faculty and staff. I have to find other grantsto help minimize the high cost of child care for students, faculty and staff working and attending UAF.There is a daycare already at UAF called the Bunnell House Early Childhood Lab School. The informationabout Bunnell House. The Bunnell House partner with Open Arms Child Development Center to sendchildren when they are full.http://www.ctc.uaf.edu/programs/bunnellhouse/In Fairbanks, Alaska there are 20 licensed child care ranging from 6wks old to school age before andaftercare. Before and aftercare stops at the 6thgrade. Since the childcare cost is so high the students,faculty and staff sometimes have to use places that are not licensed.Child Care Access Means Parents in SchoolCommunity Development Block GrantThe U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development funds the Community Development BlockGrant program. Grants are awarded to state and local government agencies to fund capital projects toimprove the living and economic conditions of communities. Such projects include land purchases,acquiring, constructing or renovating public facilities such as day-care centers, neighborhood centersand other nonresidential buildings. Residential homes and housing units are also renovated andconstructed using grant money. Award amounts are determined by several factors including populationand poverty levels.Community Facilities Grant ProgramThe U.S. Department of Agriculture awards grants through its Community Facilities Grant Program torural areas. Grants finance the construction, expansion and renovation of essential facilities used forcommunity, public safety, health care and public services such as day-care centers. Equipment necessaryfor facility operations are eligible purchases under this grant program. Cities, towns and districts withfewer than 20,000 residents are eligible to apply for grants. Areas with the lowest population andincome levels receive higher priorities for funding. Grants cover up to 75 percent of the project costsChild Care Development Block GrantThe Department of Health and Human Services funds the Child Care Development Block Grant program.Grants are awarded to state and local government agencies and nonprofit organizations to help low-income families pay for day-care services while they work or prepare for work. Grants subsidize thedifferences between the applicants' co-payments, which are based on several factors including incomes,family sizes and children in daycare, and the full costs of child care services. The grant program alsofinancially assists day-care centers in making necessary modifications to their facilities to meet Texas'shealth and safety standards
http://smallbusiness.chron.com/government-daycare-center-grants-12723.htmlTRIO Dissemination PartnershipThe TRIO Dissemination Partnership program provides grants to enable TRIO projects to work with otherinstitutions and agencies that are serving low-income and first-generation college students and that donot have TRIO grants. The goal of the TRIO Dissemination Partnership program is to increase theeffectiveness of TRIO programs through the replication and adaptation of successful TRIO programcomponents, practices, strategies and activities at institutions and agencies that do not have a federallyfunded TRIO project.Dissemination programs address:Effective use of educational technology;Business and community partnerships and K–12 collaborations;Increased participation of underrepresented groups in graduate study; andIncreasing awareness of underserved areas in the benefits of TRIOprograms.Applicant EligibilityInstitutions of higher education or other private and public institutions and organizations that wereconducting a federally funded TRIO project before the enactment of the 1998 amendments to theHigher Education Act are eligible.Partner EligibilityEligible institutions and agencies are those serving TRIO-eligible populations but that do not have a TRIOgrant.Child Care Access Means Parents in School (CCAMPIS)Universities and colleges are eligible for grants to implement day-care centers for its low-incomestudents. The Department of Education awards grants to schools whose students collectively receivedmore than $350,000 the previous academic year to fund child-care services operating before and afterschool hours so students who are parents can attend classes. Grants cover minor renovation projectsneeded by school day-care centers to meet local and state health and safety standards.CCAMPIS program supports the participation of low-income parents in the postsecondary educationsystem through the providing of campus-based child-care services. The goal of CCAMPIS is to increaseaccess to postsecondary education for low-income parents by providing quality, affordable andaccessible child-care services while they further their education.Funds are used to support or establish campus-based child care programs primarily serving the needs oflow-income students enrolled in IHEs. Grants may be used for before- and after-school services. Inaddition, grants may be used to serve the child care needs of the community served by the institutionProgram services include:
Supporting or establishing a campus-based child-care program that primarily servesthe needs of low-income students enrolled at the institution;Establishing or expanding child-care programs for infants and toddlers as well asproviding before- and after-school services for older children;Subsidizing the costs of the child-care services for low-income students;Programs involving parents; andFaculty, staff, program and curriculum development.Applicant EligibilityOnly institutions of higher education that have disbursed a minimum of $350,000 in Federal Pell Grantsthe year before applying for a grant are eligible for CCAMPIS awards.Participant EligibilityA student parent who is eligible to receive a Federal Pell Grant for the fiscal year for which thedetermination is made.https://www2.ed.gov/programs/campisp/index.htmlFinancing Child Care for College Student Successhttp://www.campuschildren.org/assets/docs/advocacy/financing_tool_kit-1.pdfFind Child Care Resources for Community College Studentshttps://www.usnews.com/education/community-colleges/articles/2015/06/29/find-child-care-resources-for-community-college-studentsUniversity of Alaska Fairbankshttp://catalog.uaf.edu/costs-financial-aid/financial-aid/Grants NoticeFunding Opportunity Number:PA-16-273Funding Opportunity Title:EnvironmentalExposuresVersion:Synopsis 1Posted Date:May19,2016Last Updated Date:May
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