The Virginia Board for People with Disabilities is seeking Proposals in response to its Competitive Request for Proposals (RFP), which is due September 20, 2021 by 4:00p.m. ET. Approximately $98,842 is available for one or more awards. Grant projects to be awarded through this RFP will begin October 18, 2021 and are 100% federally funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Community Living, Administration on Intellectual and Developmental of Disabilities, with funding and partnership support from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
The RFP, entitled Vaccine Access for Individuals with Disabilities focuses on supporting local and statewide efforts that result in increased access to COVID-19 vaccines for people with disabilities. Funding for individual projects under this RFP may range from $5,000 to $98,842 and will be considered for projects that are designed to build capacity, by expanding and improving the ability of individuals with DD, their families, and support networks to access critical services to help communities combat COVID-19.
Applicants are required to register with the Board’s DD Suite system in order to submit a Proposal. The 2022 RFP, proposal forms & other important documents needed to complete an application in response to the RFP are available for download at https://www.ddsuite.org/index.
For more information on grants please consult the Grants Manual or contact:
Virginia Board for People with Disabilities
1100 Bank Street, 7th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219