Because early childhood practitioners are among the lowest paid occupations labor market, the program makes it a priority to help students identify sources of financial assistance. When you are ready to apply, contact us at to find out about the current sources of support. We advise all prospective and current students on how to pay for their schooling and will help you identify current funding sources available for early educators. Students are encouraged to apply early so that you have time to complete paperwork to apply for grants, scholarships, and loans.