How to Apply?
Visit the Delaware Professional Portal and complete your My Early Childhood Career Journey profile. After completion, you will receive your personalized link to the Delaware Child Care Bonus Application. You must fill out this application and provide the necessary documentation to show you meet the criteria for eligibility.
To complete your application and have your information verified and approved, you will need to upload one of each of the following:
A valid form of identification that shows the same address you entered in your Career Journey Profile.
A signed and completed W-9 form.
W-9 forms can be found on the IRS’s website at