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Family Provider Start-Up Grant Information & Application

The Office of Child Care and Care About Childcare - USU Eastern have funding available for individuals wishing to obtain a Family Child Care License (Residential Certificate providers may not apply). Up to $400 is reimbursed to providers to cover the costs of initial licensing fees and expenses. The grant is a reimbursement after the expenses have already been incurred and you have received your license. You will need to keep receipts from purchases which are required by Licensing such as:

  • Bureau of Licensing fees and City/County Business License fees
  • Fire & kitchen inspection fees, fire extinguishers, and smoke detectors
  • First aid kits
  • First Aid, CPR, Food Handlers Certification, and T.B. Test
  • CAC Basic Child Care class fee

In order to receive this Start-up Grant you will be required to send us:

  • A grant application form.
  • Copies of the receipts for your expenses.
  • A copy of the certificate showing that you have completed the Basic Child Care course.
  • A copy of your new child care license.

Additional Grants

Contact the Office of Child Care for additional grant opportunities.


Care About Childcare - USU Eastern · 451 East 400 North · Price, UT 84501 · (888) 637-4786 or (435) 613-5619