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Best Beginnings Scholarship Back-Pay

On June 1st,  Phase II of the Governor’s phased reopening was enacted. Many providers have begun offering services again. ECSB is offering providers Best Beginnings Scholarship backpay for the months of March, April and May. In keeping in line with our payment policy, providers have until July 31st to submit those invoices for payment, sixty days from the implementation of Phase II.

Please note the following:

  • Providers who were closed will need to contact their licensor to bring their license status up to date.
  • March invoices will need to have invoices unexpired.
  • April and May invoices that are not submitted electronically by COB Thursday (6/18) will have to be printed and hard copies submitted.
  • Providers have until July 31st to submit invoices for backpay.

If you have any questions, please contact

Jody Lehman, Child Care & Development Fund Program Manager – Early Childhood Services Bureau