Child Care Scholarship Application Period


Wednesday, July 13, 2016 (All day)


Online via PeopleSoft

University-wide Child Care Scholarship!

Open July 13 through August 10, 2016

The next scholarship cycle applies to the period July 1, 2016, through June 30, 2017. People who receive an award will be able to claim eligible child care payments made during this period. 

Please note the following:

  • This application will be hosted online on PeopleSoft. It will be open on July 13 through August 10. Please login to PeopleSoft with your HUID and PIN, navigate to Self-Service and select “Childcare Scholarship App”. It should take less than 20 minutes to complete.
  • The application must be submitted online by 11:59PM on August 10, 2016 and your supporting documentation must be postmarked by August 10, 2016.
  • This is the only time we will accept applications for this cycle for those hired before 7/31/2016.
  • A smaller second round will be available only to those hired after 8/1/2016, which will run from 8/31/16 through 9/14/16. 

To be eligible to apply, you must be 

  1. YOU must be on a regular Harvard payroll, working 17.5 hours or more per week, and eligible for full benefits; AND

  2. YOU must be in one of the following positions:
     Administrative and Professional (exempt) Staff
     Non-Union, non-exempt support staff
     Other Academic/Research or Teaching faculty
     Ladder faculty with children aged over 6 years (up to age 13)
     Employee or Stipendee Postdoctoral Fellow 

For additional important details, current employees should visit the Financial Assistance for Child Care page.
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