ARC Issues RFP for Education and Workforce Development Projects

The Appalachian Regional C0mmission (ARC) has issued a request for proposals from consultants to assess the extent to which ARC’s education and workforce development grants have contributed to the achievement of ARC’s strategic goals.

ARC funds approximately 500 grants a year, approximately 20% of which include investments that support educational opportunities and institutions. Education and workforce development grants support skill development and workforce training for students and adults with the aim of creating a seamless system enabling Appalachians to succeed in existing industries, expanding options for workers transitioning into different sectors, and encouraging innovation for future opportunities.

How to Apply!
Proposals should be submitted as one Word or PDF file to Regina Van Horne (, Program Evaluator Division of Research & Evaluation, by 5:00 PM Eastern Time on August 9, 2021.