Request for Proposals for WIOA Youth Programming (FY23)

2022-05-10T19:32:08-04:00 March 24th, 2022|


U.S. Department of Labor

Workforce Investment & Opportunity Act (WIOA)

In-School and Out-of-School Youth

The MassHire Greater Lowell Workforce Board (MHGLWB) announces the release of Request for Proposals (RFP) to select WIOA In-School and Out-of-School Youth Programs for Fiscal Year 2023. These programs are funded by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Title I Youth program. The selected provider(s) will be responsible for providing training and workforce development services for youth within the Greater Lowell region.


Issue Date: March 21, 2022

Bidder’s Conference: March 31, 2022 – Thursday 10:00 AM

Deadline for Proposal Questions: April 14, 2022 – Thursday by 4:30 PM

Proposal Submission Deadline: April 21, 2022 – Thursday by 4:30 PM

RFP Reader’s Training: April 29, 2022 –  Friday, 10:00 AM

RFP Reader Team Scoring Meeting:  May 26, 2022 – Thursday 9:00 AM

Bidders’ Conference

The Bidder’s Conference for the WIOA youth RFP process was held on March 31st, 2022 at 10 AM via Zoom.

Download the PowerPoint Presentation from March 31 Bidders’ Conference

Questions, Answers, and Amendments

Any questions, answers, or amendments will be posted here. Bidders are responsible for checking back for new Questions and Answers, as well as any addenda or modifications to the RFP.  The deadline to submit questions is April 14, 2022. Please send all questions to

  • Questions and answers will be posted here.
  • Update to Page 10 of RFP:  “Decision of the Board” #1:  The phrase “One Stop Operator” was mistakenly entered there.  It has been removed. The link to the  appeals process was also duplicated and has been removed.  The updated version is now available.