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2018 RFPs

Academic Office

RFP: 116 PostSecondary

Carl D. Perkins Continuous Improvement Plan Completion Forms Postsecondary Education  Word version
ED114 and Budget Narrative  Word version

Purpose: The purpose of the this grant is to develop fully the academic, career and technical skills of postsecondary and secondary students who elect to enroll in career and technical education programs, pursuant under the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Improvement Act of 2006, Public Law 109-270.

Date Posted: May 17, 2018
Application Deadline: June 29, 2018
Bidder's Conference: N/A

Contact: Suzanne.loud@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6746

RFP: 819

Career and Technical Education Postsecondary Supplemental Grant  Word version

Purpose: The Postsecondary Supplemental Enhancement Grant is for colleges to design, implement and share a model for nontraditional student recruitment and retention.

Date Posted: May 17, 2018
Application Deadline: June 15, 2018
Bidder's Conference: N/A

Contact: Harold.mackin@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6779

RFP: 116 Secondary

Carl D. Perkins Continuous Improvement Plan Completion Forms Secondary Education Word version
ED114 and Budget Narrative Word version

Purpose: The purpose of the this grant is to develop fully the academic, career and technical skills of secondary students who elect to enroll in career and technical education programs, pursuant under the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Improvement Act of 2006, Public Law 109-270.

Date Posted: May 15, 2018
Application Deadline: June 29, 2018
Bidder's Conference: N/A

Contact: Harold.mackin@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6779

RFP: 818

Career and Technical Education Secondary Supplemental Enhancement Grant Word version

Purpose: To improve career and technical education programs

Date Posted: January 17, 2018
Application Deadline: March 1, 2018
Bidder's Conference: N/A

Contact: Harold.mackin@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6779

 

Finance and Internal Operations

Solicitation # 19SDE0001-RFP

Provision of Athletic Trainer Services

DAS link: https://biznet.ct.gov/SCP_Search/BidDetail.aspx?CID=47588
Purpose: The Connecticut Technical Education and Career System (CTECS) Athletics program is designed to complement the High School experience offered in our schools. The program strives to meet high standards of sportsmanship, responsibility, dedication and devotion to the sport, school, family and community. Teamwork, leadership and skill development are stressed. The CTECS is committed to promoting the health and safety of our student athletes. 

The CTECS is seeking proposals to provide athletic trainer services to students attending the seventeen regional technical high schools located throughout the State. The intent is to insure the health and safety of our approximately 3200 student athletes.

Important Dates (See RFP for specific requirements):

Release of RFP: August 31, 2018
Receipt of Questions: September 7, 2018, 4:00 p.m.
Proposal Due Date: September 13, 2018 4:00 p.m.

Contact: Darlene.Kirychuck@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 807-2190

 

Health/Nutrition, Family Services and Adult Education

RFP:132

21st Century Community learning Centers (21st CCLC) Grant Program for Grades Pre-K to 12 Word version 

Purpose: To support community-learning centers that provide programs focused on helping children in high-need schools to succeed academically through the use of scientifically-based practice and extended learning time.

Date Posted: October 1, 2018
Application Deadline: November 1, 2018
Bidder's Conference: October 11, 2018 at Noon

Contact: shelby.pons@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 807-2103

RFP: 972

National School Lunch Program (NSLP) Equipment Assistance Grants Word version

Purpose: The funds for this grant will allow School Food Authorities to purchase the equipment needed to meet the new nutritional standards for schools.

Date Posted: May 15, 2018
Application Deadline: June 29, 2018
Bidder's Conference: N/A

Contact: kelly.mero@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 807-2073

 

School Choice Programs/Sheff Office

RFP: 001

Interdistrict Cooperative Grant Program 2019-20  Word version

Purpose: To maintain a competitive grant program for the purpose of assisting local and regional boards of education, regional educational service centers and nonsectarian, nonprofit organizations with the establishment of interdistrict cooperative programs that increase student achievement and reduce racial, ethnic and economic isolation.

Date Posted: August 17, 2018
Application Deadline: Email electronic copy of application by January 11, 2019
Bidder's Conference: N/A

Contact: janet.foster@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6561

ED: 999

2018-19 Application for Open Choice Academic, Student and Social Support Grant (Sheff Region) Word version

Purpose: To promote academic and social success for students participating in the Open Choice program in the Sheff Region. 

Date Posted: August 8, 2018
Application Deadline: September 14, 2018
Bidder's Conference: N/A

Contact: ann.gaulin@ct.gov
Phone: (860)713-6544

RFP: 001

Interdistrict Cooperative Grant Program 2018-19 Word version

Purpose: To maintain a competitive grant program for the purpose of assisting local and regional boards of education, regional educational service centers and nonsectarian, nonprofit organizations with the establishment of interdistrict cooperative programs that increase student achievement and reduce racial, ethnic and economic isolation.

Date Posted: January 12, 2018
Application Deadline: February 23, 2018
Bidder's Conference: N/A

Contact: janet.foster@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6561

 

Special Education

RFP: 026

Primary Mental Health Program Word Version

Purpose: To assist Connecticut school districts to better serve at-risk primary grade children through the availability of an early intervention mental health program for the detection and prevention of emotional, behavioral and learning problems, under Connecticut General Statutes, Sections 10-76t through 76w, inclusive.

Date Posted: August 24, 2018
Application Deadline: September 24, 2018, no later than 4 p.m.
Bidder's Conference: N/A

Contact: Andrea.brinnel@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6771

RFA: 118

Special Education Grant Programs FY2019 (611/619)

Purpose: Two entitlement grant programs under the Individual with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA): Assistance for Education of all Children with Disabilities and Preschool Grants for Children with Disabilities.

Date posted: February 16, 2018
Application deadline: May 10, 2018 (LEAs to return the paper application to CSDE)
Bidder's conference: N/A

Contact: thomas.boudreau@ct.gov
Phone: 860-713-6919

RFP: 026

Primary Mental Health Program Word Version

Purpose: To assist Connecticut school districts to better serve at-risk primary grade children through the availability of an early intervention mental health program for the detection and prevention of emotional, behavioral and learning problems, under Connecticut General Statutes, Sections 10-76t through 76w.

Date Posted: January 23, 2018
Application Deadline: February 28, 2018, 4 p.m.
Bidder's Conference: N/A

Contact: Georgette.nemr@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6716

 

Turnaround Office

RFP: 816

2018 (Round 2) Low-Performing Schools Bond Funding Common Application Word version

Purpose: To provide grants-in-aid for alterations, repairs, improvements, technology, and equipment to address school site opportunities promoting learning, health and safety for all children in high-quality facilities and 21st century educational environments.

Date Posted: November 14, 2018
Application Deadline: January 18, 2019 
Bidder's Conference: N/A

Contact: michael.kent@ct.gov
Phone: 
(860) 713-6546

RFP: 128 

State Charter School Building Projects, General Improvement, and/or Debt Repayments for School Building Projects Word version

Purpose: To provide funding to assists state charter schools in financing school building projects, general improvements to school buildings, and/or the repayment of debt incurred for school building projects.

Date Posted: November 14, 2018
Application Deadline: January 18, 2019
Bidder's Conference: N/A

Contact: Robert.kelly@ct.gov
Phone: 
(860) 713-6574

RFP: 820

1003 School Improvement Grant Application Word version Excel version

Purpose: The 1003 School Improvement Grant, authorized under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA),  provides states and districts with funds to leverage change and turn around chronically underperforming schools.  School eligible for this competitive grant are Title I schools designated as Focus or Turnaround schools that reside outside of the state’s Opportunity Districts.  

Date Posted: June 28, 2018
Application Deadline: July 11, 2018
Bidder's Conference: N/A

Contact: leslie.carson@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6796