Award Application Period: 11/27/2023 – 01/15/2024

For additional questions, please email: roots@seedalaska.org


Alaska SEED 2024 Retaining Our Outstanding Teachers (ROOTS) Award

thread and Alaska SEED are pleased to offer the 2024 Alaska SEED ROOTS Award. The State of Alaska Child Care Program Office (CCPO) announced on November 14, 2023 that $7.5 million was added to the FY24 Alaska State budget to increase wages for child care professionals and stabilize child care operations in the state of Alaska. Alaska SEED is partnering with the State of Alaska Child Care Program Office to offer a wage award to support each eligible professional working in child care.

The 2024 Alaska SEED ROOTS Award application opens on November 27, 2023. The award application period will close on January 15, 2024. The award amount for the 2024 Alaska SEED ROOTS Award will be determined by the number of eligible applicants. Awards can be expected starting February 1, 2024.

Eligibility Requirements

You are eligible to apply if you:

Application Tips

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