Child Care Teacher Awards Accepting Applications

| August 14, 2014

The Terri Lynne Lokoff Child Care Foundation is inviting applications for the Terri Lynne Lokoff/Children’s Tylenol National Child Care Teacher Awards, a national program designed to acknowledge the critical role of child care teachers in providing high-quality child care.

Fifty child care teachers will receive between $500 and $1,000 in recognition of their special dedication as well as $500 for a classroom enhancement project. The top ten qualifiers become finalists for the Helene Marks Award for the National Childcare Teacher of the Year. The teacher chosen as the Helene Marks Award recipient will receive an additional $1,000 cash award.

The program is open to child care teachers in all fifty states, the District of Columbia, and on all United States military bases and installations. Applicants must be teachers of infants, toddlers, or preschool-age children and have been working full time in a home, group, or center-based program that is fully compliant with local and state regulations for operating child care programs. for a minimum of thirty-six consecutive months.

See the TLLCCF website for complete program guidelines, detailed eligibility criteria, and the application form.

Link to Complete RFP

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