The Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) requests Applications to provide adjustment to blindness, job-related, Tactile American Sign Language, keyboard training and other rehabilitation services to applicants and eligible blind, visually impaired and deafblind consumers. This is an ongoing solicitation.
Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development
State Services for the Blind
2200 University Avenue West #240
St. Paul, MN 55114
The Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) requests applications to provide job related services to individuals who are eligible for vocational rehabilitation services. The contract will begin on the date stated in the contract or upon full execution of the contract, whichever is later, and will be completed by June 30, 2022.
Applications may be submitted by:
All Applications must be sent to: Anne M. Paulson, Vocational Rehabilitation Services, 332 Minnesota Street, Suite E200, St Paul, MN 55101, 651-259-7135
The Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED), Minnesota Disability Determination Services (DDS) requests applications to work as a medical contractor reviewing the disability claims of Minnesotans who have applied for Social Security Disability benefits. All work must occur at the MN DDS or another Social Security Administration (SSA) office. The State anticipates issuing multiple contracts for this work. This is an ongoing solicitation.
Proposals submitted in response to the RFP in this advertisement must be received at the address below or faxed to 651-259-7784. Following the initial selection process, which is anticipated to begin on Monday, September 18, 2017, applications will remain open on the DEED and Department of Administration, Office of State Procurement (OSP) website and selected on an as needed basis.
Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development
Disability Determination Services
121 7th Place East
St Paul, MN 55101
For questions, contact Mila Kokotovich at 651-259-7781.
All costs incurred in responding to the Request for Proposal (RFP) will be borne by the responder. This RFP does not obligate the state to award a contract or complete the project. The state also receives the right to cancel the solicitation if it is considered to be in its best interests.
The Department of Employment and Economic Development, through its Office of Youth Development, is seeking proposals from Local Workforce Development Boards (LWDBs) to develop and implement career pathways programs that strengthen access to work experience opportunities. Specifically, this RFP is designed to promote racial equity as well as gender and disability equality by prioritizing services to youth of color, young women, youth with disabilities, and young veterans. Within the youth workforce development system, paid work experiences serve a critical role for young people in acquiring career-specific skills, advancing work-readiness, and connecting to longer-term career opportunities.
Proposals must be received via email by no later than 11:59 p.m. on Friday, March 27, 2020. Proposals must be submitted to Cory.Schmid@state.mn.us in a single PDF document. Late proposals will not be considered. DEED is not responsible for any issues related to technology.
The Brownfields and Redevelopment Unit is accepting applications for grant funding for contaminated site projects through the Contamination Cleanup and Investigation and RAP Development grant program.
The deadline for the submission of applications is 4:00 p.m. on May 1, 2020.
Proposals must be submitted to the Department of Employment and Economic Development, Business and Community Development Division, Brownfields and Redevelopment Unit, 1st National Bank Building, 332 Minnesota Street, Suite E200, St. Paul, MN 55101-1351. Three complete sets of application documents, including the resolution of support, are required for each project (two copies on paper, and a third on a flash drive or other memory device). All three copies must be complete and submitted by the deadline to be considered for funding.
We’re now accepting online applications for Launch Minnesota Innovation Grants, which target the most promising, innovative and scalable technology businesses in Minnesota. Together we’re working to support Minnesota technology startups and entrepreneurs, who are solving problems and growing our state’s innovation ecosystem.
Innovation Grants are available in the following categories:
Grant applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, and those received by November 30, 2019 will be reviewed by the Launch Minnesota Advisory Board in December. Grantees will be announced in January. Applications received after November 30 will be reviewed on a regular basis in the following months.
The Minnesota Job Skills Partnership (MJSP) Board is soliciting applications for grant funding for new and incumbent worker training programs. MJSP will accept applications for the Partnership and Pathways Programs, Short Form and Pre-Development.
The deadline for the submission of regular applications is 4:30 p.m. on Monday, May 4, 2020. Short Form and Pre-Development applications must be submitted by 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 26, 2020. No late proposals will be considered.
Proposals must be submitted as one file, including attachments, in a pdf format to Department of Employment and Economic Development, Business and Community Development Division, Minnesota Job Skills Partnership via email to email@example.com. Only proposals received by the deadlines posted above will be eligible for consideration at the June 15, 2020 MJSP Board meeting. No exceptions will be made in the event of technical issues or delays.
The Minnesota Trade Office (MTO), an agency within the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development, is soliciting applications for funding for eligible small and medium-sized businesses to participate in export development activities that will assist the company to begin exporting or increase their exports from Minnesota. Proposals are accepted until all funds are committed.
Applications will be evaluated on a competitive basis as they are received. Proposals must be submitted electronically to Aeli Wiebolt.
For complete information on the STEP Program, see the Export Financing Programs webpage.