Competitive Grant Opportunities

The department competitively awards grants related to the department's work. All competitive grants follow a similar award process with some variation due to the funding source and program structure. 

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Competitive Grant Opportunities
​Title ​Overview ​Eligible Entities​Open Date
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Ohio Direct Support Professional (DSP) Workforce Stability Project

DODD is seeking applications from county boards of developmental disabilities (CBDD) or councils of government (COGs) that will work in collaboration and partnership with service providers that employ Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) that serve individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) and their families.

Each application must include names of the representatives from one or more CBDD(s) or COG(s) and must have a minimum of two DODD certified service providers who will be collaborating in the grant activities. Multi-county collaborations and inclusion of residential, adult day, and employment service providers are encouraged and may be awarded additional points.  
​October 5, 2018
October 26, 2018 

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