The Early Learning Facilities (ELF) program aims to help Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program (ECEAP) contractors and Working Connections Child Care (WCCC) providers to expand, remodel, purchase, or construct early learning facilities and classrooms necessary to support early learning opportunities for children from low-income households.
Live technical assistance to answer questions about the application processs is available from ELF staff at firstname.lastname@example.org until August 22, 2023. After that date, applicant will need to refer to materials posted on the ELF website (https://www.commerce.wa.gov/building-infrastructure/capital-facilities/early-learning-program/).
Pre-Application responses must be RECEIVED (ZoomGrants date/time stamp) by 5:00 PM Pacific time on August 22, 2023. All questions must have appropriate responses to be considered complete and able to be submitted.
If notified that the applicant is eligible to proceed to the General Application section, responses to the General Application questions must be submitted by 6:00 PM Pacific time on October 16, 2023.
If an application is complete and ready to be submitted, a gray "Submit Now" button will be visible near the top of the application. If there is no visible ‘Submit Now’ button in an application, see the ZoomGrants University instructions titled "I can't find a Submit button. How do I submit an application?".