Leap Child Care Scholarship
Brightpoint and LaunchPad of Kosciusko County have partnered together to provide a unique opportunity for childcare assistance to parents/guardians who reside in Kosciusko county.
The parents selected for this scholarship must be at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines and meet one or more of the following guidelines:
- Have an infant
- Have a child enrolled in On My Way Pre-K program and need care for their additional children
- Teen parents still enrolled in High School needing child care, so they can work and/or go to school
- On the Child Care Development Fund waiting list
The scholarship may be used at any Registered Ministry, Licensed Home or Child Care Center, and Licensed Exempt School that meet the minimum eligibility standards.
Providers Welcome! If your child care center is interested in becoming a provider for this amazing program, visit our provider page.
Choosing Child Care is a big decision! Click the button below to take part in our convenient online Child Care Search. After you have completed the registration and entered your search criteria you will be shown a list of child care providers or you can call 1-800-299-1627.
Providers Currently Accepting the Leap Scholarship
- Growing Kids
- New Beginnings
- Wawasee Early Learning Center
- Little Cats Early Learning Center @ Whitko
If you have questions about the program, please call 1-800-589-3506 ext. 362. Our phones are open from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Thursday and 8:00 am to 12:00 pm on Friday.