- You will need to fill out an application for EACH SEMESTER you require funding.
- If you need help completing your application, please click here for directions.
- Be sure to check your Spam folder in your email just in case your emails are being filtered. Emails from us usually have ECECD Scholarship or Wage Supplement in the subject line.
$1,500 Bilingual Incentive Payments now available
- Current scholarship and/or wage supplement recipients may be eligible to receive a one-time incentive payment if they are certified bilingual.
- One time incentive payment is $1,500.00
- Upload a copy of your certification document to your scholarship or wage supplement account:
- passed PRAXIS-TESOL OR
- passed La Prueba OR
- bilingual seal on High School Diploma OR
- Tribal/Pueblo/Nation Certification for indigenous languages
- If you need help applying for the bilingual incentive payment, please contact your Coach or the ECECD Team
Supplemental Wage Applications are being accepted for January – June 2021 funding cycle.
- Eligible applicants are encouraged to apply for the wage supplement.
- Be sure to check out the eligibility requirements on the Wage Supplement Information page
- All applications for the January – June 2021 Wage Supplement period are due by May 31, 2021.
- Last date to upload paychecks for wage supplement consideration is June 11, 2021.
Scholarship Payment Information
- Once you upload all required documents, your coach will send an Authorization Ticket to the college/university letting them know the ECECD Scholarship will be paying your tuition, fees, and books.
- You may still see a balance on your account until your Scholarship is paid. Typically the balance is shown as “Third Party” but this may not always be the case.
- Reminder: The ECECD Scholarship pays tuition and fees AFTER all other Financial Aid has been applied to the account.
Scholarships are not paid to the colleges/universities until at least the middle of each semester.
Wage Supplement Deadlines:
- May 31, 2021: Deadline to apply for January – June 2021 Wage Supplement Program.
- June 11, 2021: Deadline to upload all documentation for Wage Supplement funding cycle January – June 2021.
- July 1, 2021: New application process starts for July – December 2021 Wage Supplement Program.
Scholarship Application Deadlines:
All applications for ECECD Scholarship must be received by the following dates to be considered.
- June 15, 2021: Deadline to apply for Summer 2021 Scholarship (Note: This was extended for the announced deadline of June 11, 2021)
- September 15, 2021: Deadline to apply for Fall 2021 Scholarship
- February 15, 2022: Deadline to apply for Spring 2022 Scholarship
Reimbursement Request Deadlines:
All requests for reimbursements must be received by the following dates to be considered.
NOTE: Reimbursements are not paid until the END OF EACH SEMESTER.
- July 31, 2021: Deadline to request reimbursements related to Summer 2021
- October 31, 2021: Deadline to request reimbursements related to Fall 2021
- March 31, 2021: Deadline to request reimbursements related to Spring 2022