Seattle Preschool Program and Pathway--Provider Facilities Fund RFI 2017

DATES
Release Date: March 15, 2017
RFI Pre-Submittal Conference #1:
Information Session


Wednesday, March 22, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 PM
Department of Education and Early Learning (DEEL)
Seattle Municipal Tower
700 5th Avenue, Suite 1700 (17th Floor)
Seattle, WA  98104
Or join by phone:  (206) 386-1200, Passcode Login: 5904128

RFI Pre-Submittal Conference #2:
Information Session

Wednesday, August 23, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 PM
Department of Education and Early Learning (DEEL)
Seattle Municipal Tower
700 5th Avenue, Suite 1700 (17th Floor)
Seattle, WA  98104
Or join by phone:  (206) 386-1200, Passcode Login: 3892673

Question and Answer periods:

Period #1:  March 22 - April 12, 2017 at 5:00 PM

Period #2:  August 23 - September 13, 2017 at 5:00 PM

Deadline to submit RFI intent to apply applications:

Applications will be accepted and reviewed twice during 2017.

Application Deadline and Review Period #1:
Application Deadline:  Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 5:00 PM
Review Period: April 19 - May 10, 2017*


Application Deadline and Review Period #2:
Application Deadline:  Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at 5:00 PM
Review Period:  September 20 - October 11, 2017*

Notice of intent to publish RFI decisions: TBD

Note: Dates following the submission deadline are based on best estimates. The Department of Education and Early Learning will publish updates to the timeline if needed.

FORMS
RFI Intent to Apply Application:

DOWNLOAD RFI
DOWNLOAD RFI Application
DOWNLOAD Application Attachment A Cover Sheet
DOWNLOAD Application Attachment B-D Template

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Information Session Presentation: DOWNLOAD Info Session Presentation
Q&A from the Information Sessions and applicant emails: DOWNLOAD Q&A - Updated April 5

SUBMITTING YOUR APPLICATION
How and where to submit: How to Submit Your Application
Name your files:

[AgencyName]_SPP_ProviderFacilitiesFund_Application

[AgencyName]_SPP_ProviderFacilitiesFund_AttachmentA

[AgencyName]_SPP_ProviderFacilitiesFund_AttachmentB-D

Email subject heading:
[AgencyName]_SPP_ProviderFacilitiesFund
CONTACT:  Cameron Clark, cameron.clark@seattle.gov
SUMMARY
The Department of Education and Early Learning (DEEL) is pleased to announce the opening of the Request for Investment (RFI) for the SPP and Pathway Provider Facilities Fund. DEEL will make approximately $1,000,000 available in 2017 through a competitive process for SPP and SPP Pathway providers to support renovation and facility expansion projects. Providers will apply for the funds through the RFI process that will have two application deadlines:  April 19 and September 20, 2017.