Request for Proposals (RFP)
This RFP is the third released as part of Barr’s "Engage New England: Doing High School Differently" initiative, intended to spur innovation across the region toward the planning and implementation of targeted, public, whole-school educational models for meeting the needs of high school students who are off track toward graduation.
Timeline for Cohort 3
- November 8, 2018: RFP released
- November 29, 2018: Webinar for prospective applicants. Register here.
- November 30, 2018 at noon: Office hours via conference call. Sign up here to receive an appointment time and conference line number.
- December 13 & 17, 2018: Office hours via conference call
- January 11 & 14, 2019: Office hours via conference call
- February 1, 2019: Planning phase proposals due. All completed proposals and attachments should be submitted here.
- March 29, 2019: Finalist interview day (by invitation)
- July 2019: Planning phase awards announced
- January 2020: Implementation award invitations released
- July 2020: 3-year long implementation awards announced
- Fall 2020: Launch of new, redesigned, or expanded models
Sign up to join us for a webinar on November 29 to learn more about the RFP and the Engage New England initiative.
Read answers to frequently asked questions about the RFP process.
Sign up for optional office hours where prospective applicants can discuss proposal content or eligibility via a phone call.
Online Application Form
All applications must be submitted via this form.
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