Notice of Request for Proposals for Quality Improvement
The Governor’s Council on Developmental Disabilities (GCDD) is pleased to announce the availability of a total of $20,000 in federal funds under provisions of the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act of 2000 (DD Act)(P.L. 106-402) to work with the Council to understand and apply new approaches and practices of a comprehensive quality improvement framework, such as the Malcolm Baldrige Criteria for Performance Excellence, or a comparable and comprehensive framework to the Council's work to better understand and meet customer needs, requirements, and expectations; assist in meeting Five Year State Plan reporting requirements and performance measures; and increase Council business results.
One award of $ 20,000 will be made. Funding is available for a one-year period at a time and up to five years. Continuation funding is dependent upon the availability of federal funds and satisfactory performance of the contractor.Proposal deadline is March 20, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. Please note: The GCDD reserves the right to reject all proposals.
For additional information or to receive a Request for Proposal, please contact:
Mary Jo Nichols
Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities
370 Centennial Office Building
658 Cedar Street
St. Paul, Minnesota 55155
Phone:(651) 282-2899 Toll free: (877) 348-0505
Minnesota Relay Service: (800) 627-3529 OR 711