What is the contract cycle year – 10 months or 12 months?
Even Start is a twelve month program. The funding cycle is September 1st through August 31st. Question #6: Can administrative costs for preparation of the proposal submitted in response to this RFP be written into the program budget? No. Question #7: Once programs have been selected for funding, what is the timeline for the initial disbursement of funds and start-up? We strive to disburse the money as soon as possible. Generally projects can expect receive the first payment within four to five weeks after the budget has been approved and processed by SED. Question #8: What are the specifics of indirect costs? Indirect costs are broadly defined as central administrative costs and certain other organization wide costs that are incurred in connection with a project but that cannot readily be identified with the project. Indirect Costs include: • costs of operating and maintaining facilities; • general administration and general expenses, such as budgeting, accounting, human resources, leg