Targeted Emergency Medical Services Evaluation Solicitation for Proposals for Program Year 2023-24.

Portal ID:
76116
Status:
Forecasted
Opportunity Type:
  • Grant
Last Updated:

Details

Purpose:

The EMS Evaluation PY 23-24 grant aims to create innovative and accessible opportunities to recruit, train, hire, and advance an ethnically and culturally inclusive Emergency Medical Technician workforce with improved diversity and higher wages.

Description:

In collaboration with EDD, LWDA, EMS Corp Intermediary the CERF leadership team and the EMS Corp projects, the Evaluator will lead the design and implementation of the evaluation plan for the planning and implementation phases of the EMS Corp program. The implementation phase includes at least two rounds of implementation. The Evaluator should ensure the evaluation follows best practices for rigorous, transparent and reproducible analysis. EMS Corps pilot site performance will be compared to the successful Alameda EMS model. The Evaluator is expected to serve as a learning partner and provide data-driven recommendations to inform the decisions of the state leadership, intermediary and the EMS Corp projects. The outputs of the evaluation, including progress reports and evaluation analysis reports, will inform adaptations, shifts, and recommendations to the work as new lessons emerge with the goal to support real-time feedback and learning.

Applicants are to submit a complete application package with all required elements to WSBSFP1@edd.ca.gov by September 23, 2024, by 3:00 p.m. PST. An informational webinar will be held on August 27, 2024, at 10 a.m. PST.  Pre-registration is required for all attendees. Refer to the EDD's Workforce Development Solicitation for Proposals website.

The EDD encourages applicants to submit a Notice of Intent to apply by September 2, 2024, at noon to WSBSFP1@edd.ca.gov. To view the Solicitation for Proposal, visit:

https://edd.ca.gov/en/jobs_and_training/WDSFP_Workforce_Development_Solicitations_for_Proposals

Eligibility Requirements

Eligible Applicants:

  • Business
  • Nonprofit
  • Public Agency

All eligible applicants must have met the EMS Intermediary's readiness criteria outlined in the SFP. 

Eligible Geographies:

The pilot sites are located in or providing services to the following counties: Riverside, Contra Costa, Glenn, Butte, Colusa, San Bernardino, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, Los Angeles, Ventura, Sacramento, San Diego, and Stanislaus.

Matching Funding Requirement:

Leveraged funds are not required for this project, but applicants are encouraged to maximize impact by leveraging other resources. These may include funds, human capital, and other resources from various sources, such as businesses, industry associations, labor organizations, and government programs. Leveraged funds and in-kind resources must be consistent with allowable project activities and may be used by the awarded subrecipient.

Important Dates

The date on which the grantor expects to announce the recipient(s) of the grant.
10/31/24
The length of time during which the grant money must be utilized.
02/01/25-02/28/27
Anticipated Open Date
08/12/2024

Funding Details

The total projected dollar amount of the grant.
$1,000,000
A single grant opportunity may represent one or many awards. Some grantors may know in advance the exact number of awards to be given. Others may indicate a range. Some may wish to and wait until the application period closes before determining how many awards to offer; in this case, a value of “Dependent” will display.
1
Grant opportunities representing multiple awards may offer awards in the same amount or in varied amounts. Some may wish to wait until the application period closes before determining per-award amounts; in this case, a value of “Dependent” will display.
$1,000,000
Certain grants require that the recipient(s) provide a letter of intent.
No
Certain grants require that the recipient(s) be able to fully or partially match the grant award amount with another funding source.
No
The funding source allocated to fund the grant. It may be either State or Federal (or a combination of both), and be tied to a specific piece of legislation, a proposition, or a bond number.
  • State

Funding Source Notes:

In collaboration with EDD, LWDA, EMS Corp Intermediary the CERF leadership team and the EMS Corp projects, the Targeted Emergency Medical Services Evaluation Evaluator will lead the design and implementation of the evaluation plan for the planning and implementation phases of the EMS Corp program.

The manner in which the grant funding will be delivered to the awardee. Funding methods include reimbursements (where the recipient spends out-of-pocket and is reimbursed by the grantor) and advances (where the recipient spends received grant funds directly).
  • Advances & Reimbursement(s)

Funding Method Notes:

EDD will contact the applicants to negotiate and finalize contract details. EDD may request that the contracts incorporate changes to the original application package or exhibits. After negotiations, the EDD will mail the finalized contract to the subrecipients for review and signature. The state expects contract negotiations to begin immediately after providing official award notices.

How to Apply

State agencies/departments recommend you read the full grant guidelines before applying.

Resources

For questions about this grant, contact:
Brandon Raveling, 1-916-891-9189, brandon.raveling@edd.ca.gov