Grant Application

Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) Locator

The Office of Head Start (OHS) posts notices of funding opportunities (NOFOs) to solicit applications for grant funds to specific service areas or a national competition. Explore information about finding and understanding funding opportunities, applying for a grant, the review process, and more on the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) Grants page.

Find available NOFOs from OHS searching the Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number 93.600 on

Subscribe to receive email updates on grants and funding opportunities (check the box labeled Grant Notices and Funding Opportunities Across ECE).

OHS funds opportunities in individually defined service areas across the country where Head Start and Early Head Start funding becomes available. Interested applicants should select a state from the dropdown feature below to view the list of available service areas, their corresponding funding levels in the state, and grantee profiles and inventories, if available. Applicants may email the OHS Operations Center at for additional information.