Foundation / Corporation
Terri Lynne Lokoff Child Care Foundation (TLLCCF)
Awards of $1,000 and one award of $2,000 to USA child care teachers to recognize excellence in providing early childhood education and to fund projects that enhance classroom learning. Each award winner receives $500 for the teacher's discretionary use, and $500 to implement the child care project. Recipients will be honored at an award ceremony that will take place in the spring in Pennsylvania.
Out of the 50 teachers, one receives The Helene Marks Award and the honor of being named the National Child Care Teacher of the Year, and receives an additional $1,000. Contenders for this award are the top ten scorers of the 50 recipients who answer a series of questions; scores based on a rubric.
GrantWatch ID#: 177427
50; One teacher will also receive the Helene Marks National Child Care Teacher of the Year Award
Fifty teachers win each year and each award recipient receives $500 for the teacher's personal use and up to $500 to implement the project. Out of the 50 teachers, one receives The Helene Marks National Child Care Teacher of the Year Award and receives an additional $1,000.
Awardees will also benefit from:
- An Award Ceremony that takes place each Spring in Pennsylvania
- Paid hotel and transportation are provided for the recipients
- A paid trip to historic Philadelphia
- A meeting with peers and exchanging ideas
- An excellent educational experience
- A fun-filled weekend with: Philly Welcome Reception, Brunch Event, Recipient Dinner, Awards, and more
Fifty teachers win each year.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Send completed Applications to:
Terri Lynne Lokoff Child Care Foundation - TR
100 Ross Road, Suite 160
King of Prussia, PA 19406
Hours: Monday - Thursday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Child care teachers from all 50 states, the District of Columbia and on U.S. Military bases and installations around the world
USA: Alabama; Alaska; Arizona; Arkansas; California; Colorado; Connecticut; Delaware; Florida; Georgia; Hawaii; Idaho; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Kentucky; Louisiana; Maine; Maryland; Massachusetts; Michigan; Minnesota; Mississippi; Missouri; Montana; Nebraska; Nevada; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New Mexico; New York City; New York; North Carolina; North Dakota; Ohio; Oklahoma; Oregon; Pennsylvania; Rhode Island; South Carolina; South Dakota; Tennessee; Texas; Utah; Vermont; Virginia; Washington, DC; Washington; West Virginia; Wisconsin; Wyoming