Child Care Training Scholarships

In order to help support the child care workforce during COVID 19, Child Start’s Early Childhood Connections program is awarding over 180 scholarships so child care professionals can obtain the critical training they need during these unprecedented times.  Applicants must work, or be preparing to work in a licensed Child Care Home, Center, or Preschool and work within Kansas.  Winners receive $80 of training through Child Start’s Early Childhood Connections Live Online or Live trainings.  The application is simple, asking only the information to determine current status and why the funds are needed.
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You will be notified of your award status via the email provided.  If you do not find a response after 5 days, please reach out to us at To view eligible trainings, visit our professional development calendar: All Child Start two-hour trainings are valid for the scholarship.  Sorry, can not be applied to trainings more than 2 hours or through another organization. Funding for the COVID Training Scholarships through Kansas Health Foundation award of $14,400.