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New Jersey Child Assault Prevention (NJCAP)
Grants to New Jersey early childhood facilities for programs that enhance the facility atmosphere and prevent bullying and assault. Funding is intended to support series of workshops for teachers, staff, and parents that aim to assist young children between the ages of 3 1/2 to 5.
Through the NJ CAP Early Childhood Program., NJ Child Assault Prevention (NJ CAP) seeks to improve school climate, strengthen families and reduce students’ vulnerability to assault and bullying.
The facility applying for the Early Childhood CAP Program will support the implementation of the CAP model according to the design of International Center for Assault Prevention (ICAP). For a detailed description of the workshops included in this design, see https://njcap.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/Early-Childhood-Application-2019-2020.pdf#page=3.
GrantWatch ID#: 181262
The Early Childhood Facilities will be available for implementation during the time frame of October 2, 2019 and June 15, 2020.
Only state or federally funded licensed Early Childhood Facilities are eligible for the current round of funding. This may include Headstarts, Abbott community childcare centers, those facilities which have voucher slots funded by the Division of Child Protection and Permanency (DCP&P) and any facilities receiving state and federal funds (SSBG, Preschool Expansion, etc.).
- February 2019: The CAP State Office will have provided Early Childhood Applications to all County CAP Coordinators to be distributed to all interested Early Childhood Facilities within their counties.
- July 15, 2019: Application Deadline - All applicants will have reviewed the application with the County Coordinator, completed the application and returned back to the CAP State Office.
- August 31, 2019: All applicants will have been selected and notified of their grant awards.
- June 15, 2020: All CAP Early Childhood Workshops will have been completed. Deadline extensions must be approved by the CAP State Office.
Applications must be submitted via email by the District Chief School Administrator.
Districts will receive written notification of their acceptance within three months of the deadline date for submission of the grant application. Districts not selected due to limited funding will be put on a waiting list.
Early Childhood Facilities applying for CAP funding are requested to provide 30% of the total cost of implementation. The match may only be waived if there is a demonstrable financial need, eligibility for urban aide funding or other related factors. In these circumstances, a waiver letter on school letterhead from the Chief School Administrator must accompany the application. Exemption requests will not be approved without the waiver letter, depending upon availability.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Submit the completed application by email to email@example.com.
For additional information regarding Grant Applications or for help in completing the Grant Application, please contact the CAP County Coordinator. The Coordinator List 2019-20 may be found in Supporting Documents below.
You may also contact Angelina Hanratty with any questions at 856-374-5001.
USA: New Jersey