Request For Proposal (RFP) 2017-2019

The Arkansas Department of Career Education, Adult Education Division (ACE/AED) is seeking proposals for Adult Basic Education, Correctional/Institutional, and English Literacy/Civics Education programs. Request for Proposal (RFP) Purpose/Goal:
Provide adult education and literacy services, which include, English language acquisition, integrated English literacy and civics education, workplace education, workforce preparation activities or integrated education and training, and financial literacy.  Funding Source: Federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014, Title II, Adult Education and Family Literacy Act. Important Grant Dates: Notice of Intent-to-Apply: December 23, 2016. Bidders’ Conference: January 18, 2017 at 9:00 am-12:00 PM, and January 19, 2017 from 1:00-4:00 pm at the Arkansas Adult Learning Resource Center, 801 S. Louisiana, Little Rock, AR 72201. You must RSVP your attendance for one session date by emailing or calling (501) 907-2490. Proposal Due Date: February 23, 2017.  Refer to the RFP for Application Acceptance Guidelines. Project Period: July 1, 2017-June 30, 2019.
Seek RFP information at, and  or contact:  Arkansas Department of Career Education, Adult Education Division, Three Capitol Mall, Little Rock, AR 72201, phone (501) 682-1970. All questions must be directed to the ACE/AED email:  The Arkansas Department of Career Education does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities.


2017-2018 Proposed Budget for RFP.xls


Arkansas 2017-2019 RFP Score Rubric 12.5.16.pdf


Ar Adult Education 2017-2018 RFP WIOA 12.08.16 f.doc


Proposed 2017-18 Line Item Budget RFP.xls


Arkansas Adult Learning Resource Center | 124 W. Capitol Ave, Suite 1000 Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone (501) 907-2490 | Email