Physical Environment & Program Improvement Grants

Two one-time only grants, namely a “Physical Environment Grant” and a “Program Improvement Grant” are available to all licensed Early Childhood Centres (including Early Years Centres, Preschool Centres and Family Home Centres).  You can use this form to apply for both grants.

  1. The “Physical Environment Grant” is a one-time only grant available to all licensed early learning and child care centres to support investments in capital infrastructure and equipment to improve the quality of indoor and or outdoor learning environments for all children.  A maximum of $10,000 is available to each centre.
  2. The “Program Improvement Grant” is a one-time only grant for all licensed Early Childhood Centres (including Early Years Centres, Preschool Centres and Family Home Centres).  The purpose of this grant is to support investments in equipment, materials, resources and staff development.  A maximum of $3,000 is available to each centre. 

Who is eligible?

All licensed Early Childhood Centres (including Early Years Centres, Preschool Centres and Family Home Centres) are eligible for these grants.

How do I apply for these grants?

Use this form to apply for both the “physical environment grant” and the “program improvement grant”.  You may fill this form out by hand if you wish.  Additional sheets may be attached to the application if more space is required. 

What is the deadline to apply?

4:00 PM AST, March 9, 2018. 

Where do I send my application?

Completed forms may be dropped, mailed, emailed or faxed to:

Department of Education, Early Learning and Culture
250 Water St., Suite 101.  Summerside, PEI    C1N 1B6
Attn: Melissa Raynor

Email: mlraynor@edu.pe.ca                         

Fax: 902 438-4874             

Phone: 902 438-4854

Forms & Info

Download the application form

Questions? Contact Garth Waite at glwaite@gov.pe.ca or by phone at 902-438-4880 

Published date: 
February 28, 2018
Education, Early Learning and Culture

General Inquiries

Department of Education, Early Learning and Culture
Holman Centre
Suite 101, 250 Water Street
Summerside, PE C1N 1B6

Phone: (902) 438-4130
Fax: (902) 438-4062

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