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Early Childhood Staff Stipend Incentive Program

ATTENTION: The deadline to submit an application for the $1,000 staff stipend was May 31, 2022. No further stipend applications are being accepted at this time. Please stay tuned for future opportunities!

Learn More About the Staff Stipend

Governor Sisolak provided guidelines for Phase 1 of reopening Nevada. You can find the full report here.

For Individuals:

  • Everyone is encouraged to continue staying at home when practicable, utilizing face coverings when in public, maintaining 6 feet of social distancing, and limiting gatherings to 10 or fewer people.
  • If an individual tests positive for COVID-19 or has been in contact with someone who tests positive, they must quarantine for 2 weeks or until a negative test has been received.

For Essential and Non-Essential Businesses Opening or Continuing Operations:

  • Employees who interact with the public should wear face coverings.
  • Close common areas or enforce strict social distancing.
  • Frequently perform enhanced environmental cleaning of commonly touched surfaces.

Businesses that may Reopen with Restrictions:

  • Restaurant dining areas
  • Barber shops, hair salons, and nail salons
  • Retail businesses
  • Open air malls
  • Automobile, ATV, Recreational Vehicle dealers
  • Drive-in movie theaters
  • Cannabis

For more information on the Phase 1 reopening of Nevada, guidance and resources about the COVID-19 response in Nevada, visit