Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA): Request for Proposals NOFA D2011- Civil Rights Process Evaluation Initiative

Date Posted: 3/9/2011

Closing Date: 3/23/2011

Program: Civil Rights Process Evaluation Initiative

FTA Opportunity ID: FTA-2011-010-TRI

Opportunity Announcement Text: http://fta.dot.gov/documents/FTA-2011-012-TCR_NOFA_D2011_Civil_Rights_Process_Evaluation_Initiative.doc

Opportunity Announcement PDF: http://fta.dot.gov/documents/FTA-2011-012-TCR_NOFA_D2011_Civil_Rights_Process_Evaluation_Initiative.pdf

Details:

March 9, 2011. Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA): Request for Proposals NOFA D2011- Civil Rights Process Evaluation Initiative [Word ] [ PDF ] Synopses and full announcement are also posted on Grants.gov site as opportunity FTA-2011-012-TCR. Proposals must be submitted electronically through the Grants.gov web site by March 23, 2011.

Action

Request for Proposals to support The Office of Civil Rights in support of the Federal Transit Administrationís (FTA) initiative to document headquarters and regional practices regarding civil rights activities. This initiative is the Civil Rights Process Evaluation. Please see the attached Request for Proposals [ Word ] [PDF ] and Statement of Objectives (SOO) and Requirements [SOO Word ] [SOO PDF]

Solicitation

This solicitation is for cost proposals for a cooperative agreement to provide logistical and technical support to document civil rights activities best practices for headquarters and regional civil rights offices. The Civil Rights Process Evaluation initiative will be completed in three phrases. TCRís vision of this initiative is to better understand how civil rights issues are processed in both headquarters and regional offices, identify impediments faced by employees, identify best practices utilized by staff, identify what professional experience civil rights employees should have and produce a single document capturing recommendations and best practices that will guide staff and managers in completing their work efficiently, effectively and consistently.

Funding

Funding will be based on the best offer to the government.

Proposal Submissions

Proposals must be submitted electronically through the Grants.gov web site by midnight (EDT) March 23, 2011. You must be registered with grants.gov in order to submit a cost proposal. Download the application instructions or package on Grants.gov.

For Further Information Contact

Ms. Linda Ford at (202) 366-1674 or Linda.Ford@dot.gov