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Request for Applications

General Child Care and Development (CCTR) FY 2019-20


Note: The due date for the request for applications has passed. This page is for reference and administration of funding.

The intent of this Request for Applications (RFA) is to expand General Child Care and Development (CCTR) for full-day, full-year funds for General Child Care and Development services statewide. To expand CCTR services, this RFA funding opportunity is available to both Local Education Agencies (LEA) and non-LEAs. These funds are intended to provide direct services for California children up to age 13. Awards will be made by county allocation, and within each county by Local Planning Council priority area, with highest scores being funded first.

Program Questions: Early Learning and Care Division, email: CCTRRFA@cde.ca.gov

Downloading Questions: If you have any questions regarding the RFA, please submit your questions by e-mail to CCTRRFA@cde.ca.gov.

Document Description
Management Bulletin 19-09(a) Additional Information for Contractors
Request for Applications Overview and Instructions (DOCX) Program Overview Eligibility and Instructions to reference while completing application for the FY 2019–20 CCTR Expansion RFA.
Instructional Webinar Slides (PDF) Contractors may view an instructional webinar for additional technical support for the Expansion RFA.
Instructional Webinar Instructional webinar providing technical support for the FY 2019–20 CCTR Expansion RFA.
Division Webinar Presentations Information for General Child Care Centers (CCTR) Bidders Conferences and Webinars

The following table contains application forms and additional resources:

Document Description Instructions
Application (PDF) Application forms for the FY 2019–20 CCTR Expansion RFA. Required for all applicants.
Program Narrative (PDF) Program narrative form and scoring rubric for the FY 2019–20 CCTR Expansion RFA. Required for all applicants.
Full-day/Full-year Fiscal Forms (XLSX) Full-day/Full-year fiscal forms for use in the FY 2019–20 CCTR Expansion RFA. Required for all applicants.
FY 2019–20 Program Calendar (XLS) Attachment to the FY 2019–20 CCTR Expansion RFA. Required for all applicants.
FY 2020–21 Program Calendar (PDF) Attachment to the FY 2019–20 CCTR Expansion RFA. Required for all applicants.
Justification of Operating Days (PDF) Attachment to the FY 2019–20 CCTR Expansion RFA. Required for applicants who intend to operate fewer than the minimum days of operation.
Statement of Fiscal Resources (PDF) Attachment to the FY 2019–20 CCTR Expansion RFA. Required for all applicants.
Program Staffing Plan (PDF) Attachment to the FY 2019–20 CCTR Expansion RFA. Required for all applicants.
Request for Service-Level Exemption (Start-Up Allowance) (PDF) Optional attachment for agencies who request a start-up allowance for the FY 2019–20 CCTR Expansion RFA. Required for applicants who request a start-up allowance.
Form A: Program Narrative Acknowledgment - Monitoring (PDF) Program Attachment to the FY 2019–20 CCTR Expansion RFA. Required for all applicants.
Form B: Program Narrative Acknowledgment - Quality (PDF) Program Attachment to the FY 2019–20 CCTR Expansion RFA. Required for all applicants.
Form C: Program Narrative Acknowledgment - Statutes and Regulations (PDF) Program Attachment to the FY 2019–20 CCTR Expansion RFA. Required for all applicants.
ELCD 3704B (PDF) Subcontractor Information (ELCD 3704B) Required for agencies with subcontractors.

Last Reviewed: Monday, April 27, 2020
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