• CDC Childcare Scholarships
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     CDC offers a limited amount of childcare scholarships for before and after-school childcare during the school year. CDC does not offer summer scholarships. To be eligible for a scholarship you must meet the following criteria:
    • Income eligible for the California Department of Education's Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)
    • Be employed or a student during the requested hours of childcare
    • No outstanding balances with any SBCDC program

     Scholarship Application forms are available beginning August 1-September 30, online or in the CDC Office. Return Scholarship Application and Free or Reduced Lunch Program approval letter to the CDC Office. Applications not complete will be returned. Childcare Scholarships will be awarded in the order received by a scholarship committee. Notification of the decision is made by email within ten business days of receipt.

    For information on other fee asssistance programs visit https://childcaresandiego.com/
    Call the CDC Office for additional questions: (858) 794-7160.