ARC awards contracts for research on topics that impact economic development in the Appalachian Region, as well as contracts for technical assistance and other services. Requests for proposals (RFPs) will be posted here as they are issued by ARC.
One RFP is currently open:
Tourism in Appalachia: Trends and Strategies
ARC invites proposals from qualified researchers and consultants to examine the tourism industry in Appalachia through in-depth quantitative and qualitative analysis. Specifically, the research will document, analyze, and map data on industry trends and activity, with particular focus given to subsectors and issues relevant to the Region. Proposals are due August 17, 2017.