Application for Funding

The Council administers federal funds to develop and demonstrate ways of better serving people with developmental disabilities, as outlined in the Council’s Five-Year Plan. The Council reviews the Plan at least annually and decides to fund new projects as needed. When the Council decides to fund a new project, a Solicitation of Proposals (SOP) is developed and publicly disseminated.
 

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Forms and Guidelines for SOP Respondents

Applicants for Council funding are advised to read “The Guidelines for Funding Applications" and to submit a complete Application for Funding packet that in addition to the Proposal includes the Cover Sheet, W-9 Tax Form (if applicable), and a Board Resolution, Signature of Authority, or Disclosure of Ownership confirming that the applicant is authorized to enter into contracts. DD Council contract budgets may include Salaries/Wages, Related Benefits, Travel, Operating Expenses, Supplies, Professional Services, Capital Assets and Indirect/Administrative Services (limited to 8% of the contract amount).  There is no guarantee of funding to the submitter of a proposal.  Please find the forms for your Application below:
 
Cover Sheet
W-9 Tax Form (if applicable)
W-9 Form Instructions
Sample Board Resolution
Budget Form (save to your computer)
Budget Form Instructions
 
 
For more information please contact Derek White at derek.white@la.gov or 1-800-450-8108.
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