Nebraska Planning Council on
Request for Applications
On June 13, 2017, the Nebraska Planning Council on Developmental Disabilities released
Requests for Applications (RFA) for a Respite formal subaward, a Transition Across the Lifespan formal subaward, and Opportunity subawards. Deadline for applications to be received in the Council office is 5:00 pm on Wednesday, July 24, 2017. The RFA announcement and State Plan Goals and Objectives are for your reference and do not need to be submitted as part of the completed application. A completed application and the following forms are required for applying:
Formal Subaward RFA
Application instructions for the Respite and Transition Across the Lifespan RFAs must be requested from the Council office. Submitted applications must include the Cover Sheet, Subaward General Terms and Assurances, Audit Requirement Certification, and FFATA Reporting Worksheet above.FY18 Respite RFA
Opportunity Subaward Application
Submitted Opportunity subaward applications must include the Cover Sheet, Subaward General Terms and Assurances, Audit Requirement Certification, and FFATA Reporting Worksheet above.
The Nebraska Planning Council on Developmental Disabilities awards federally funded subawards to subrecipients
who promote the goals and objectives outlined in the five-year state plan
. Eligible applicants are profit and nonprofit entities, state agencies, institutions of higher education, or local subdivisions of government. Two types of subawards are awarded:
The Council sets aside $40,000 annually for Opportunity Subawards. These awards do not exceed $10,000. Generally, these Requests for Applications (RFAs) go out in December and June with the one-year subawards beginning in April and October. RFAs may be released outside of these dates if funds are available.
The Council awards Formal Subawards annually. Typically, these subawards range in funding from $20,000 to $50,000. Formal Subawards are responses to specific RFAs. These are generally released by the Council in the spring and awarded in August.
Nebraska Planning Council on Developmental Disabilities
Department of Health and Human Services
301 Centennial Mall South
PO Box 95026
Lincoln, Nebraska 68509-5026
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