How to Apply for a Grant
Explore these resources to understand how to apply for Office of Head Start (OHS) funding opportunity announcements (FOAs). 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.
If you still have a question after reviewing these materials, please contact us at OHSTech@reviewops.org or (toll-free) 1-888-242-0684. If you are a parent looking for a program, please use the Head Start Center Locator.
Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) 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 FOA 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: April 6, 2021