University of Delaware College of Education and Human Development
Department of Human Development & Family Studies
Delaware Department of Education
Delaware Office of Early Learning
Delaware Institute for Excellence in Early Childhood

Becoming a Vendor

Programs must be a vendor with the state in order for payment to be processed. Click Becoming A Vendor for information.

If you have not received payments from any Delaware state agency in the past (or if it has been over a year), you will need to get set up as a vendor with the state.

You will need the following documents/information before you begin:

  • Center’s Tax Payer ID
  • 1099 Withholding Type
  • Contact name/Address

It’s a quick and easy process. Simply go to the following link:

Click here to visit the DHSS website for more information on Purchase of Care

Complete the form online and click the “submit” button at the end.

Note: An electronic signature will be required to submit so the individual completing the form should be in a position of authority for the center/organization.

Thank you for visiting the Delaware Stars for Early Success website. Delaware Stars is a program funded and administered by Delaware Department of Education, managed by the Delaware Institute for Excellence in Early Childhood (DIEEC) in the Department of Human Development and Family Studies.