Request for Proposals & Qualifications

Requesting Organization: Michigan Department of Human Services Request

Submission Deadline: Grant applications for the Department of Energy Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Weatherization Expansion2023 RFP EGrAMS program by must be submitted electronically through the EGrAMS program by 3 p.m. March 22.

Description: The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) has issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) to expand the weatherization assistance program utilizing bipartisan infrastructure law funding for multi-family dwellings. The program provides energy conservation and related health and safety services for eligible low-income households at no cost to the resident. MDHHS contracts with local weatherization operators (LWO) across the state. Each LWO provides services to a designated area, ensuring all counties in Michigan can benefit from this energy-saving program.

Check out the full RFP here.

Requesting Organization: Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC)

Submission Deadline: March 15, 2023. We aim to select a developer by 3/30/2023 and would like the project to kick-off as soon as possible with a vendor prepared to start work 4/1/2023. The new site is due to be fully functional for pilot launch in 3 states by October 2023.

Description: This project is focused on recruiting a new generation of WAP workers, including women, opportunity youth, minorities, and other underrepresented groups through the development of an online career exploration platform. The platform will be an engaging experience, wherein potential employees can learn more about WAP careers and access messaging depending on their intentions or interest. The engagement platform provides an “end-to-end” digital architecture to deliver engaging content to: help recruit and nurture new and diverse participants, and crosswalk existing participant interests, knowledge, skills, and abilities with WAP on-ramps.

Check out the full RFP here.