On behalf of the Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL), the Pennsylvania Key coordinates the Child Development Associate (CDA) Assessment Fee Voucher program and Rising STARS Tuition Assistance program.

For consideration for the Fiscal Year 2019-2020, submit completed applications for one or both programs by June 15, 2020. Any applications received after this time will be considered for the following fiscal year.

Applications for both programs are submitted and processed through Pennsylvania’s Professional Development (PD) Registry (www.papdregistry.org). Paper applications are no longer accepted.

For general information about the CDA in Pennsylvania, visit the bit.ly/PA-CDA, and for information on the CDA Assessment Fee Voucher program including eligibility requirements, step-by-step guide to apply and more, visit the CDA Voucher page.

For  information on Rising STARS Tuition Assistance program including eligibility requirements, step-by-step guides to apply and more, visit the Rising STARS Tuition Assistance page.

Questions? Email info@pakeys.org or call 1-800-284-6031.