Job & Family Services
Early Learning and Development
Quality Achievement Awards (QAA)
Programs that become Step Up to Quality Rated and maintain their Star Rating requirements are eligible to receive an annual Quality Achievement Award. The amount of the award is based on a program's Star Rating, total enrollment and the number of subsidized children served at the program.
The purpose of the award is to help programs maintain and improve the quality of early care and education and afterschool services at the program site.
- QAA for Child Care Centers
- QAA for Type A Homes
- QAA Policy Changes
QAA Budget Information
- Quality Achievement Award budget information from Ohio Child Care Resource and Referral Association (OCCRRA)
- Put in Key Word QAA
- Please note: As of July 2011, Programs will be required to submit QAA budgets and reconciliations using QAA online. More information can be found on the link above for OCCRRA.