SUPTS. MEMO. NO. 50
March 8, 1996
|FROM:||William C. Bosher, Jr.
Superintendent of Public Instruction
|SUBJECT:||Availability of Funds for "EMPLOYEE DEVELOPMENT SERVICES"|
Under the provisions of Adult Literacy, Chapter 853 of the Virginia Acts of Assembly, set-aside funds will be available for providing employee development services that will assist the workforce of the Commonwealth with the educational skills necessary to meet the challenges of tomorrow's workplace. Eligible applicants for funds under these provisions include local educational agencies, public or private non-profit agencies, organizations, and institutions. Any eligible recipient who wishes to apply for funds will be required to submit a proposal. Copies of the Request for Proposal (RFP) packet including policies and procedures, guidelines, and an application form may be obtained from the Office of Adult Education, Department of Education, P. O. Box 2120, Richmond, Virginia 23218-2120. Proposals should be delivered no later than 4:00 p.m., Monday, April 15, 1996 to the Office of Adult Education located at 101 N. 14th Street, 19th floor, Richmond, VA 23219. Interested applicants should request a copy of the Request for Proposal (RFP) packet. For further information, contact Dr. Rebecca J. Moak, Adult Education, Virginia Department of Education, P. O. Box 2120, Richmond, VA, 23218-2120; telephone (804) 371-2924. WCBJr/hs