As appropriated by Section 381.210 (B) of House Bill 33 of the 135th General Assembly, the Chancellor of the Ohio Department of Higher Education (“ODHE”) will distribute funding to Ohio Technical Centers (hereinafter “OTC(s)”) to provide customized training and business consultation services with matching local dollars, with preference to industries on the existing in-demand jobs list created under Section 6301.11 of the Revised Code, industries in regionally emerging fields, or local businesses or industries.

Application Release: May 1, 2024
Webinar for RFP: May 14, 2024, 3:00 p.m.  Link to Webinar
Proposals Due: May 28, 2024, by 11:59 p.m. (through the RFP Portal only)
Review & Evaluation of Proposals: May and June
Chancellor’s Award Decisions: July
Agreement Preparation and Execution: July
Funds Disbursed to Applicants: August through September
Award period starts: Upon execution of the Award Agreement
Award period ends: June 30, 2025





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