Pre-Employment Transition Services (Pre-ETS) Request for Proposals

Good morning.


OOD has posted a new opportunity for the expansion of Pre-ETS to the DAS website. Details for this opportunity can be found at


Questions regarding this opportunity must be submitted through the Q&A section at this same link. No OOD employee or contractor is permitted to answer questions directly.


Proposals are due to no later than 5:00PM EST on November 26, 2018.


Thank you, Chris Estep

Senior Sourcing Analyst

Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities





The services described are funded, in part, with federal funds awarded by the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) under the Vocational Rehabilitation (VR), Supported Employment Services and the Independent Living Services for Older Individuals Who are Blind (OIB) programs.  For purposes of the VR program, the federal VR grant paid 78.7% of the total costs of the program. In federal fiscal year (FFY) 2018, the VR agency received $100,336,097 in federal VR funds. Funds appropriated by the state paid 21.3% of the total costs $27,155,767 under the VR program.