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ARC Contracts



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.

The following RFP is currently open:

  • Grants Management System (ARCnet) Upgrade
    ARC is seeking proposals from qualified developers and/or companies to complete the development of its existing custom hybrid grant management system (ARCnet) into a fully web-based grant management system with an end-to-end electronic process. The electronic process shall begin with the application and includes reporting and transaction processing and the final reporting and grant closure. The existing system has some web-based functionality and this solicitation is to complete the development of the web-based system. Proposals are due on or before 5:00 p.m. ET, November 16, 2018.
    Request for proposals (PDF: 600 KB)
    ARC will be hosting a Q&A webinar covering ARCnet functionality and other issues related to the current RFP for Grants Management System Upgrade on Wednesday, October 17 at 11 am ET. Join via Skype or by phone +1206-800-4962, 16769095#