Download the 2022 RFA

The submission period for this RFA has expired.

The Ohio Deans Compact is requesting applications from Ohio IHEs for Postsecondary Outcomes Partnership Grants. Funding is available for Request for Applications for P20 Partnerships to Develop and Implement Model Demonstrations that advance postsecondary options & outcomes for students with disabilities. IHEs funded in the 2022-23 year are eligible for implementation grants (Priority Area #1) and all IHEs are eligible for model development grants (Priority Area #2).

Priority Area 1: Implementing PSO Programs to Advance Secondary Graduation and/or Postsecondary Transition Success for Students with Disabiliti

Priority Area 2: Designing Comprehensive P20 Demonstration Models that Advance Graduation and Postsecondary Success for Students with Disabilities

Proposals submitted in response to the new RFA will be due on July 1, 2022 with notification to successful applicants on or before August 1, 2022. We anticipate that funded projects would begin on/around August 1, 2022.

In order to be eligible to apply under this competition, IHEs must attend a virtual bidders’ conference, which will be held on June 8 at 11:00 am. Note that while interested IHEs must send a representative to the bidders’ conference, that representative does not have to be the prospective principal/co-principal investigator.

The virtual meeting took place June 8, 2022.

Proposals will be accepted beginning at noon on June 8 through this website and will be considered using a two-phase panel review process.

Use the links below to download a copy of the request for application (RFA) and required downloadable forms.

RFA June 2022 RFA - Budget Sheet 2022   RFA - Applicant Information Sheet 2022

To submit a question to the Compact Core Team about the RFA and/or application process, click here.

To read previously submitted and answered questions, click here.


  • RFA Release: June 2, 2022
  • Virtual Bidders Conference: June 8, 2022
  • Application Deadline: July 1, 2022
  • Notification of Award: On or before August 1, 2022