How to Apply for a Grant
Explore these resources to understand how to apply for Office of Head Start (OHS) notices of funding opportunities (NOFOs). Review guidance around eligibility determination, submitting an application for funding, and what to expect during the review process. Eligible applicants include agencies, institutions, state, local, or tribal governments, and other qualified organizations.
Subscribe to receive email updates on grants and funding opportunities (check the box labeled Grant Notices and Funding Opportunities Across ECE).
If you still have a question after reviewing these materials, please contact us at OHSgrants@koniag-gs.com or (toll-free) 888-242-0684. If you are a parent looking for a program, please use the Head Start Center Locator.
Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) Locator
Find available Head Start and Early Head Start funding opportunities and their corresponding grantee profiles and inventories.Learn More
Decide Whether to Apply
Determine if your organization is eligible to submit a competitive application. Learn what it takes to get ready and know the expectations of successful awardees.Learn More
Understand the Review Process
Learn how to submit a NOFO application, how it will be evaluated by the Administration for Children and Families, and what to expect after submission.Learn More
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
View responses to FAQs about the Head Start and Early Head Start competitive process and funding opportunities.Learn More
Last Updated: January 13, 2023