Sign In/Register Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning

Why Register?



Applicants interested in applying for the Decal Scholars program will need to create a user account in order to submit an online application. 

Required information includes:
  • Your name
  • Date of birth
  • Social security number
You will also be asked to create an account Username and Password.
  • Your Username must be a unique email address which you will need access to during account creation steps for account authentication.
  • Your Password must be a combination of at least 6 letters and numbers - including at least one number, letter, and special character, with no spaces. These are the accepted special characters: !@#$%^&*()-_?
  • A link is provided in the event you forget your Username and/or Password. Instructions on how to reset your password will be emailed to you.
  • If you no longer have access to the email address you signed up with or you've had a name change, you will need to contact Care Solutions at support@decalscholars.com or (770) 642-6722 or 800-227-3410 for assistance.
A secure and private DECAL Scholars user account will allow you to log back in to check on your eligibility status after you've submitted your application. You can even register for an account today, and come back later tosubmit your application.