Information For Grantees

The Connecticut Council on Developmental Disabilities makes grants to partners who share our values and who can help us to achieve our objectives.  All grants shall support the specific objectives in the Council’s Five-Year Plan so grant seekers are encouraged to review those objectives. The Council does not fund direct services. The Council funds advocacy, capacity building and systemic change activities that that contribute to a comprehensive, coordinated, and self-determined system of individualized services and supports that is centered on and directed by individuals with developmental disabilities and their families.

A significant portion of Council funding is committed to multi-year programs, nevertheless the Council does fund new initiatives from time to time.

The Council is currently seeking proposals for the following projects. Please click on the link to download a copy of the Request for Proposal (RFP).

Self-Direction and other Under-Utilized State Services (RFP # 1-2 FY 2019)

Statewide Self-Advocacy Organization for Parents with Cognitive Limitations (RFP # 2-4 FY 2019)

On-Demand Transportation (RFP # 3-4 FY 2019)

The following forms are also part of each RFP. Please click on each link to download a copy of each form.

Cover Sheet

Cost Proposal

Sample Memorandum of Understanding.