New York State Developmental Disabilities Planning Council (DDPC)
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USA: New York City; New York
LOI Date: 04/07/16 Deadline: 05/06/16 3:00 PM
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Grants to New York nonprofits and IHEs to develop and support an advocacy network to provide ongoing advocacy skill development and mentoring for transition-aged youth with developmental and other disabilities ages 14-24 and provide related training for family caregivers. April 7 is the LOI due date.
The grant will be in the amount of $1,250,000 ($250,000 per year for a five year period). Additionally, a second grantee will be funded in the amount of $250,000 ($50,000 per year for a five year period) to provide support, technical assistance, evaluation and sustainability planning to the grantee developing the New York State Youth Advocacy and Leadership Network.
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Eligibility Criteria" for clarification)
Additional Eligibility Criteria
- Nonprofit organizations
- Public or private institutions, such as universities, colleges, hospitals
- Disability-service organizations
- Community-based organizations
- Consortia, groups or partnerships among organizations
Note: the lead applicant cannot be a for-profit organization; however, for-profit organizations may serve as sub-contractors to the lead applicant.
Not-for-profits must register in the Grants Gateway and complete the Vendor Prequalification process. For more information and to register, go to http://grantsreform.ny.gov/Grantees
All interested applicants are required to submit by mail to the address below or electronically a one-page letter of intent by 3:00 PM on April 7.