Funding Opportunities

New funding opportunities are listed here as they become available.

Community Event & Activity Sponsorship Grant

The Community Event & Activity Sponsorship Grant is one way First 5 San Joaquin is working with local partners to give children a promising start in life. First 5 San Joaquin has set aside funds for fiscal year 2021-2022 to sponsor events and activities that assist in achieving the priorities established in the Strategic Plan and help to expand the reach of the Talk. Read. Sing. Draw. Play. campaign. Agencies can only receive funding one-time per fiscal year. In-person and virtual events are eligible for sponsorship. Click HERE to download the application. 

Stockton Scholars and First 5 San Joaquin - Early Care and Education Scholarship

Do you find joy in others, being creative, and love doing something new every day? If so, the field of Early Care and Education is for you! Being a professional working in the Early Care and Education field is about more than just helping children learn shapes and colors. It is about helping young children feel good about learning and encouraging them to explore and develop. You will experience moments of excitement, pride, happiness and glee as you guide and witness the development of young brains and bodies! The “Ah Ha” moments happen daily! Stockton Scholars and First 5 San Joaquin are partnering to offer scholarships to new students or those changing fields of study to Early Care and Education! Get more information on Early Care and Education Scholarship.