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2019 Integrated Education and Training

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits, For-Profits, Schools, and
Associations for Workforce Training and Educational Services

Agency Type:

State

Funding Source:

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District of Columbia Department of Employment Services (DOES) - Division of State Initiatives (DSI)

Conf. Date:

07/24/19

Deadline Date:

08/14/19 2:00 PM

Description:

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Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit and community organizations, trade associations, for-profits, postsecondary institutions, apprenticeship programs, and secondary schools for integrated training and education services to individuals facing barriers to employment. Funding is intended to support services that help mitigate the effects of barriers to employment and successful program completion. Participants who are twenty years of age or older will be eligible to receive program services.

DOES is seeking organizations to deliver quality, structured and measurable training and supportive training services (i.e. intensive case management), basic skills training (i.e. math, reading or spoken English), as well as certification-based occupational skills training or non-credentialed industry-specific training.

DOES DSI oversees programs designed to serve District residents experiencing multiple barriers to obtaining permanent employment. Barriers may include previous incarceration, history of homelessness or substance abuse, and/or educational deficiencies. DOES DSI’ programs, which include Project Empowerment (PE), DC Career Connections (DCCC), Back 2 Work 50+ DC and the DC Jail Work Readiness Program, are designed according to the nationally recognized transitional jobs network program model. The programs provide job readiness and life skills training, short-term subsidized work experience, as well as ancillary services with the goal of providing program participants with the tools and experience necessary to obtain permanent, unsubsidized employment.

Program Design Model - In addition to the core instructional programming which should be explained in the program narrative, the applicant should also include the following program elements in the service delivery model:

1. Recruitment and Enrollment
2. Orientation Services
3. Case Management and Support
4. Post Training Completion Assessment
5. Job Placement
6. Minimum Staffing Requirements
7. Branding/Marketing

For more details on the program design model, see: https://opgs.dc.gov/sites/default/files/dc/sites/opgs/publication/attachments/2019%20Integrated%20Education%20and%20Training%20RFA%20-%20DSI.pdf#page=4

Outcomes:

1. 75% of participants enrolled into the integrated education and training program must successfully complete the program.
2. 65% of successful participants must be placed in a job in the industry related to the field of study.
3. Where applicable, 70% certification attainment rate for participants.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 186463

Estimated Total Program Funding:

$800,000

Number of Grants:

One or more awards may be issued.

Estimated Size of Grant:

The total amount of funding available for award is up to $800,000

Term of Contract:

The “Integrated Education and Training Grant” will operate for 1 year from the date of award.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Organizations that are eligible to apply for this grant include the following:

- Non-profit, community, or faith-based organizations;
- Community colleges or other postsecondary institutions;
- Public, charter, or alternative secondary schools;
- Trade associations or chambers of commerce;
- Private, for-profit service providers; or
- Labor unions, labor-management partnerships, or registered apprenticeship programs.

In addition, all applicants must be current on payment of all federal and District taxes, including Unemployment Insurance taxes and Workers' Compensation premiums. Applicants cannot be listed on any federal or local excluded parties’ lists.

Pre-proposal Conference:

Pre-Application Meeting
Location: 4058 Minnesota Avenue, NE, Washington, DC 20019
Room: 5201
Date & Time: July 24, 2019 @ 11:00 am

Please email the funding source if you will be attending the pre-application meeting.

Pre-Application Information:

Application Submission Deadline: August 14, 2019 @ 2:00 pm

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Applications shall be submitted via email to:

Anthony Gamblin
OGAGRANTS@dc.gov

Funding or Pin Number:

DOES-WRT-2019

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: Washington, DC

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