Existing Funding Streams

Funding streams for early childhood are a combination of federal and state dollars. Over the past decade, funding for many programs has decreased or remained flat amid increasing demand. Given this trend, it is important to understand funding sources and how best to maximize them.

Federal Funding Streams

What Federal Funds are available for early learning in North Carolina?

State Funding Streams

What does North Carolina fund?

Maximizing Funding Streams

How can states maximize funding?