Career-Specific Vocational Training Request for Applications (RFA)

IMPORTANT: The Attachment 2: Cost Proposal has been revised and is now labeled, “REVISED ATTACHMENT 2: COST PROPOSAL”.

Applicants must use the REVISED ATTACHMENT 2: COST PROPOSAL provided in this email. It has also been uploaded to the Procurement Opportunities | Office for People With Developmental Disabilities (ny.gov) and https://www.nyscr.ny.gov/login.cfmNew York State Contract Reporter - Log In (ny.gov).

Applicants submitting the incorrect Cost Proposal will be disqualified.

Please see the following attachments:

1) CSVT RFA Response to Questions

2) CSVT Addendum 1 Summary

3) Career-Specific Vocational Training RFA Version 2

4) REVISED ATTACHMENT 2: COST PROPOSAL

 

REMINDER: The Application Due Date and Time is 11:00 a.m., Thursday, February 2, 2023

 

UPDATE: Per section 1.4 of the Career-Specific Vocational Training Request for Applications (RFA), the Issuance Date for the Responses to Questions has been postponed. The New York State Office for People With Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) will release the Responses to Questions on or before December 21st, 2022.

 

GRANTS GATEWAY  OPPORTUNITY: OPWDD is releasing the attached Career-Specific Vocational Training Request for Applications (RFA) for the purpose of awarding one (1) or more contracts for the  provision of career-specific vocational training for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). In order to effectively and efficiently deliver this career-specific vocational training to a significant number of people with I/DD, OPWDD is encouraging Providers to work together as a group for the benefit of the individuals they serve. 

 

Event

Date

RFA Release Date

Friday, December 2, 2022

Pre-Bid Conference

10:00am, Monday, December 12, 2022

Deadline for Submission of Questions

and  Notice of Intent to Bid or Not to Bid

Thursday, December 15, 2022

Issuance of Response to Questions

Monday, December 19, 2022

Application Due Date

11:00am, Thursday, February 2, 2023

Anticipated Notification of Tentative Award

Thursday, February 16, 2023

Anticipated Contract Start Date

Friday, March 17, 2023

NOTE: The above dates are tentative and subject to change at OPWDD’s sole discretion.