The Child Development Division (CDD) is continuing to support children’s safe and successful inclusion with Special Accommodations Grant (SAG) awards to Vermont regulated Specialized Child Care Programs. Grant funds may be used for the purchase of adaptive equipment and materials, staff consultation or training, and hiring of an individual assistant specific to a child’s needs. CDD will be accepting grant applications monthly; the first monthly application due date is October 24, 2023.
The SAG Request for Grant Applications (RFGA) was released October 6, 2023. The RFGA contains details on eligibility criteria, application requirements, submission instructions, and scope of work. For more information about completing an application for SAG, you can review the RFGA or attend an online informational conference. Release and deadline dates for upcoming SAG rounds and links to attend conference sessions are listed below.
October 2023 SAG Opportunity
Conference Date: October 10, 2023 – 5:30-6:30PM (ET) Click here to join the meeting
Questions due by: October 13, 2023
Applications due by: October 24, 2023
November 2023 SAG Opportunity
Conference Date: October 30– 5:30-6:30PM (ET) - Click here to join the meeting
Questions due by: November 1, 2023
Applications due by: November 30, 2023
December 2023 SAG Opportunity
Conference Date: November 28, 2023 – 5:30-6:30PM (ET) - Click here to join the meeting
Questions due by: December 1, 2023
Applications due by: December 31, 2023
Applications for SAG are available online at: https://hipaa.jotform.com/230264946292056. If you have questions about the RFGA and/or completing the online application, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. See the RFGA for more information and a complete list of SAG dates.