Request for Applications: Think Babies™ NC Community Partner Mini-Grants

The North Carolina Early Education Coalition is now accepting applications for 2019 Think Babies™ NC Community Partners Mini-Grants. Communities are invited to apply for mini-grants to support local activities to increase public awareness, policymaker support, advocacy, and action on behalf of infants, toddlers, and their families. NCEEC engaged eight Think Babies™ NC community partners in the fall of 2018.

Up to eight more grants will be awarded this cycle, and the total amount available per grant is $2,000. Here’s the timeline:

  • March 29: Alert NCEEC that your community is interested in applying
  • April 12: Final grant applications due
  • April 22: Final decisions made

Click here and scroll down to find the announcement on the NCEEC Think Babies™ NC webpage. Download the application to get more information about the mini-grants and what is required for submission. Applications and questions should be directed to Angela Burch at:

Funding for the mini-grants is from ZERO TO THREE and the Pritzker Children’s Initiative.