GCDD Announces Three New NoFAs (Notice of Funds Available)
NoFA Bidder’s Conference presentation PDF available at:
Q&A from NoFA Bidder’s Conference:
NoFA Bidder’s Conference recording available at:
The Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities (GCDD) is requesting proposals for initiatives that will help the Council achieve the goals outlined in its Five Year State Plan. You will need to submit an application using a web-based system called DD Suite.
All applications are due by 11:59 pm on February 6, 2018. This notice was posted on DD Suite on December 21, 2017.
Click on each grant number below for more information and to apply for each grant.
18ED1 SCHOOL TO PRISON PIPELINE - GCDD is requesting proposals from individuals or organizations to address the issue of African American males in special education and to ensure these students will have equal access to quality education that can change their trajectory away from the school-to-prison pipeline. Grant amount is $35,000.
18ED4 MARKETING FOR INCLUSIVE POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION - GCDD is requesting proposals from individuals or organizations to develop an overall strategic marketing plan at this pivotal time in its evolution. The scope of the work will include creative development for a campaign to educate educators, students, and families through print, broadcast, and digital media channels. Grant amount is $25,000.
18REM1 TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE CENTER FOR BEST PRACTICES IN EMPLOYMENT SUPPORTS - GCDD is requesting proposals from individuals or organizations to improve employment supports and outcomes for individuals with disabilities who want to work. Grant amount is $60,000.
Schedule of NOFA Events
January 16, 2018 Applicants’ Conference @ GCDD (10:00 am - 12:00 pm)
January 19, 2018 Deadline for written Questions
January 19, 2018 Deadline for written requests for Accommodation
January 24, 2018 Answers to written questions posted on GCDD website
February 6, 2018 Applications Due in DD Suite by 11:59 PM
February 6-9, 2018 Application Review by Grants Manager
February 12-16 2018 Selection Committee conducts first review and selects finalists
February 19-23, 2018 Selection Committee interviews finalists
February 26, 2018 Notice of Intent to Award posted on Website
February 26-March 9, 2018 Contract Negotiations with assigned program staff
March 9 -14, 2018 Complete Contract process (Signatures)
March 15, 2018 Work Begins (or later)