The State Education Resource Center (SERC)/Connecticut Parent Information and Resource Center (CT PIRC) is seeking submission of written proposals, on a competitive basis, from qualified public and community agencies/organizations to conduct parent leadership training using one or more parent leadership training models such as The Parent Leadership Training Institute (PLTI), Parents Supporting Educational Excellence (Parents SEE), People Empowering People (PEP), and Voices for Families (VFF). The purpose is to train parents, grandparents, foster parents, and others to become skilled advocates and strong voices for children at the local, state, or national level. Proposers must meet all requirements of the parent leadership training model prior to submission.
The submission of a statement of intent (strongly encouraged) will assist the grant administrators in the coordination and planning efforts of the 2018-2019 RFP process. Please complete an online intent to submit form through the following link http://ctserc.net/pltintent16 no later than Friday, August 31, 2018 by 4:00 p.m.
*A pre-recorded webinar will be available on this website beginning Monday, August 27, 2018.
Full copies of the RFP may be obtained below.
All proposals are due by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, September 14, 2018.
The following timetable has been established for the Parent Trust Fund Grant process.
Please note that every effort will be made to adhere to this schedule, but the dates are subject to change.
|RFP Issued/Posted on SERC/CT PIRC Website||August 15, 2018|
|Pre-recorded webinar available||August 27, 2018|
|Receipt of Questions about RFP from Potential Proposers Posted as an Addendum to RFP||August 15-August 27, 2018|
|Answers to Questions about RFP from Potential Proposers Posted as an Addendum to RFP||August 28, 2018 by 4:00 p.m.|
|Intent to Submit Proposal (Strongly Encouraged)
|August 31, 2018 by 4:00 p.m.|
|Proposals/Application (Required) Deadline||September 14, 2018 by 4:00 p.m.|
|Screening and Review of Proposals||September 14 2018 - September 30, 2018|
|Anticipated Announcement of Awards||October 1, 2018|
|Grant Period||October 1, 2018 - June 30, 2019|
Nicole Vitale, Consultant
(860) 632-1485 x234