Contract Opportunities

Throughout the year, ARC issues Requests for Proposals seeking contractors to support research and evaluation on topics impacting economic development in the Appalachian Region, or to assist in administering community capacity initiatives. Occasionally, ARC seeks contractors for technical projects that strengthen our internal processes to ultimately better fulfill our mission. Check out the available contract opportunities below.

Research and Evaluation

Evaluation of J-1 Visa Waiver Program

ARC is seeking proposals from qualified consultants to conduct an evaluation of ARC’s J-1 visa waiver program, through which ARC enables physicians with J-1 visas to provide health care in Appalachian communities. Proposals are due Friday, February 24.


READY Local Governments

Contractor for Local Government Training Program

ARC is seeking proposals from qualified contractors to administer the READY Local Governments training program. As part of our READY Appalachia initiative, READY Local Governments will help local government employees better apply for, manage, leverage, and implement federally funded projects. Proposals are due Friday, March 10.