Current Request for Proposals

DYCD contracts with various nonprofit, community-based organizations (CBOs) that provide services and activities for youth and low-income populations.


Out of School Time Middle School Expansion Request for Proposals

The Department of Youth and Community Development is pleased to announce the release of the Out of School Time Middle School Expansion Request for Proposals (RFP).   Below is a link of all eligible schools as a  reference. Proposal will be due on May 9, 2014 at 2:00pm, through the Health and Human Services (HHS) Accelerator system. 

Eligible Schools List:
OST Middle School List

In order to access and apply to this RFP please go to the HHS Accelerator website by clicking on the following link:  HHS Accelerator Home page


Addendum #1


The Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) has issued our first addendum to the Out of School Time Middle School Expansion RFP.  The addendum includes several changes and clarifications to the RFP including an extension to the due date, which is now May 9, 2014 at 2pm, and additions to Attachment D: Eligible Middle Schools list, which we have included in the link below:

Revised: OST Middle School Expansion RFP Revised Attachment D: Eligible Middle Schools

For more information on the additional items, the addendum is available through the HHS Accelerator system to all pre-qualified providers at www.nyc.gov/hhsaccelerator.  If you are not pre-qualified and would still like a copy of the addendum you may visit the HHS Accelerator office at 4 Metrotech Center, 19th Floor to pick up a copy. 

For informational purposes DYCD is also making available, copies of the Pre-proposal presentation and frequently asked questions and answers document which can be accessed through the links below.

Pre-proposal Conference Presentation

OST Middle School Expansion RFP Questions and Answers

Please remember any questions pertaining to this RFP can be sent to DYCD’s RFP questions email at RFPquestions@dycd.nyc.gov


For Principals


For principals seeking a nonprofit partner, the below list (which is being regularly updated) includes nonprofits that have met minimum requirements qualifying them to submit proposals for services in this area. Principals should contact the nonprofits directly to learn more information about their services. This list is provided solely as an aide to principals, and is not an endorsement of any organization listed or suggestion that only listed organizations are possible partners.

Providers Prequalified for OST Middle School Expansion RFP