Child Care Grants

Child care providers can find grant information, guides, and links to applications on this page. Historical grant information is also available for auditing and reference.

Child Care Grant: Phase 4

Phase 4 of the Idaho Child Care Grant provides funding for child care providers in Idaho to ensure they are able to remain open and caring for children.  

If you received any other phase of the Idaho Child Care Grant, you may still be eligible for this fourth grant.

Applications are currently accepted November 1 - 30, 2021.

Community Program Grant

This is available for organizations providing educational activities that support student learning, learning loss, and behavioral health supports for students in Idaho.

Applications are accepted periodically (see application for details).

NOTE: Child care providers are not eligible for this grant
Apply for the Community Programs Grant
Applications for the Community Programs Grant are currently open.
Idaho Child Care Wage Enhancement Grant

The Idaho Child Care Wage Enhancement Grant provides funding to create a temporary wage supplement for Idaho child care workers.

Applications are closed. Applications will reopen February, 2022.

Apply for the Wage Enhancement Grant using RISE
Log into your RISE account on the IdahoSTARS website to view your application and eligibility status for the Wage Enhancement Grant.
Past Grants, Guides, and Resources

Inactive grants, guides, and resources are available for reference and auditing.