Request a Proposal

Request for Proposals

May 31, 2017 - Youth RFP is now closed. There are no current RFP's available.

May 10, 2017 - Document Forms useful in Proposal Preparation

RFPLineItemBudget2017.xlsx
2017RFPforms.doc


5/09/2017 3:00 PM - The Niagara WDB Youth and Young Adults Program Request for Proposals is currently open for proposals.

To receive a copy of the RFP  from the Niagara County Purchasing Department please follow the link here (http://www.niagaracounty.com/Departments/Purchasing)..

The One-Stop Operator RFP has closed. 



PAST NOTIFICATIONS
5/01/2017 - The Niagara WDB Youth and Young Adults Program Request for Proposals has been released 5/01/2017. 

The RFP for One Stop Operator is also still available.

To receive a copy of the RFP  from the Niagara County Purchasing Department please follow the link here (http://www.niagaracounty.com/Departments/Purchasing)..


4/25/2017 -

Youth Programs RFP for PY2017 will be released very soon. 
One Stop Operator Request for Proposal is still open as of 4/25/2017.Please contact Niagara County Purchasing Dept. at 716 439-7200 for information or at http://www.niagaracounty.com/Departments/Purchasing

4/05/2017 - One Stop Operator Request for Proposal will be released 04/07/2017. Please contact Niagara County Purchasing Dept. after that date at 716 439-7200 for information or at http://www.niagaracounty.com/Departments/Purchasing

4/03/2017 - One Stop Operator Request for Proposal will be released 04/04/2017. Please contact Niagara County Purchasing Dept. at 716 439-7200 for information or at http://www.niagaracounty.com/Departments/Purchasing

3/29/2017 -  It is expected a One-Stop Operator Request for Proposals will be released 03/30/2017, and the PY2017 Youth Request for Proposals will be released in early April 2017. Information regarding receiving those RFP packages will be provided here upon release.


 

07/05/2016 - There are no Active Request for Proposals at this time.


 

05/13/2016 - Release: Request for Proposals (RFP) for 2016 Young Adult and Youth Programs

RFP Youth PY2016 web1 Niagara.pdf

Additional documents:
Budget Format (.xls) RFPLineItemBudget2016web.xlsx
Fillable Forms (.doc) 2016RFPforms.doc
Contract Financial Guidelines Financial Guidelines 2015 WIOA.pdf
Questions/Clarifications from Publish/Bid Conference as of 06/07/2016
General Financial Guidelines (when submitting an invoice for reimbursement)

Important Reference documents: TRAINING AND EMPLOYMENT GUIDANCE LETTER No. 08-15 released. This TEGL contains additional program definitions and program planning information. TEGL_08-15_Acc.pdf  
and Reference: USDOL Youth Transition Guidance 

Proposals are due Tuesday June 14, 2016

If not attending the Bid Conference, please contact the WDB so that I can keep you informed of changes. You may check this web site for any changes/updates but with notification I will attempt to contact you directly through email.

Program design will be to serve (primarily) Out of School Young Adults aged 16-24 years of age, as required under the WIOA legislation. 

Additional documents will be added to this site by May 20 for Budget templates, signatory pages, etc. Q & A's will be added as necessary.

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Earlier information........

The WDB will release a Request for Proposals (RFP) for 2016 Young Adult and Youth Programs the second week of May. RFP will be published on this website as soon as it is released. You may contact the WDB for more information.

Information on eligibilty, program design, elements, budgeting, etc. may be found (below, dated April 2, 2015) in the "RFP Package for Year Round Youth Programs 2015 (pdf)" and accompanying documents. The 2016 RFP will contain much of the same elements and require similar design.

Program design will be to serve (primarily) Out of School Young Adults aged 16-24 years of age, as required under the WIOA legislation.

Important documents: TRAINING AND EMPLOYMENT GUIDANCE LETTER No. 08-15 released. This TEGL contains additional program definitions and program planning information. TEGL_08-15_Acc.pdf  and Reference: USDOL Youth Transition Guidance 

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February 16, 2016

The WDB will release a Request for Proposals (RFP) for 2016 Programs within the next month. RFP will be published on this website. You may contact the WDB for more information. Information on eligibilty, program design, elements, budgeting, etc. may be found (below, April 2, 2015) in the RFP Package document (pdf) and accompanying documents. The 2016 RFP will contain much of the same elements and require similar design.

November 20, 2015

TRAINING AND EMPLOYMENT GUIDANCE LETTER No. 08-15 released. This TEGL contains additional program definitions and program planning information. TEGL_08-15_Acc.pdf

May 18, 2015 There are no open Request for Proposals at this time

April 2, 2015 - The Niagara WDB has released a Request for Proposals (RFP) for Youth Programs for the year PY2015 (July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016). If not attending the Bid Conference, please contact the WDB and check this web site for any changes/updates.

Request for Proposal Package and Information/Documents:

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March 26, 2015

The RFP for PY 2015 is expected to be available by March 31, 2015. Please check back here at that time.

Substantial changes to eligibility, ages served, out-of-school service levels, and program design will be incorporated as funding source and regulations have changed from WIA to the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act. A two page summary of WIOA Youth Program Design may be found by clicking here.

All interested agencies serving our eligible populations are invited to apply.

Updated March 27, 2015 - An excellent resource for eligibility, definitions of In-School and Out-of-School, program design, etc. can be found here: USDOL Youth Transition Guidance.  Please note that these changes take place for programs on July 1, 2015.

Previous Years Information

The Niagara WIB has released a Request for Proposals (RFP) for Youth Programs for the year PY2014 (July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2015). If not attending the Bid Conference, please contact the WIB and check this website for any changes/updates.

Request for Proposal Package and Information/Documents:

The Niagara WIB has released a Request for Proposals (RFP) for Youth Programs for the year PY2013 (July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2014). If not attending the Bid Conference, please contact the WIB and check this website for any changes/updates.

Request for Proposal Package and Information/Documents:

PLEASE NOTE: RFP Package is version 2, minor number error corrected.

The Niagara WIB has released the Request for Proposals (RFP) for Youth Programs for the year PY2012 (July 1, 2012 to June 30, 2013) on March 30, 2012.

Proposals are due at the WIB office at 1001 Eleventh Street, Niagara Falls, NY, no later than 3:00 PM Monday April 30, 2012. posted March 30, 2012

The Niagara WIB has released the Request for Proposals (RFP) for Youth Programs for the year PY2011 (July 1, 2011 to June 30, 2012).

Proposals are due at the WIB office at 1001 Eleventh Street, Niagara Falls, NY, no later than 3:00 PM Monday May 16, 2011. April 21, 2011The Niagara WIB expects to release the Request for Proposal (RFP) for Youth Programs for the year PY2011 (July 1, 2011 to June 30, 2012) within the next week. Format will be similar to the previous year's RFP.