Technical Assistance

Statewide Implementation of the Pyramid Model within Preschool Programs
Application for Intensive Technical Assistance

Application Submission Instructions


Important Dates

Application Deadline: December 1, 2018

Selected States Notified: December 5, 2018

TA begins: December 2018

Supports for your Application

Info and Q&A Session

Recorded Octber 10, 2018

Information Resources

Checklist of Required Application Components and Order

  1. Commitment/cover letterwith original signature of the state Section 619 Preschool Coordinator. The letter should document support for and intent to collaborate with NCPMI if selected. (Combine PDF letters into one file for upload.)

  2. State Leadership Team Roster (download template) with letters of commitment (PDF into one file for upload). Commitment letters from all team members with original signatures indicating commitment to serve on the team for multiple years and at least monthly meetings of approximately 3 hours. If possible, letters should indicate resources that will be devoted to the initiative (time, staff, fiscal, in-kind, etc.).

  3. Application Narrative that explicitly addresses Application Requirements II – IV and requirements of Table 1. (Please limit this to 15 pages double spaced.)

  4. SSIP or other state documents that are related to the initiative.

  5. Documents developed in partnership with other TA efforts (e.g., ECPC CSPD assessment or planning documents, ECTA systems framework assessment).


Application Transmission Process

Please upload your application on or before December 1, 2018. If you experience any issues with the uploading of your application, contact Sarah Payton.


Application Review

Applications will be assessed on responses to the application requirements. Geographic distribution of selected applicants will also be considered.