Workforce Solutions Capital Area (WFS Capital Area) periodically issues requests for proposals soliciting service providers and contractors to operate WFS Capital Area career centers, deliver workforce program services, and to provide various administrative services.


Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Year-Round Youth Services
Issue Date: March 3, 2020
Written Question Deadline: March 16, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. (CST)
Response Deadline: April 16, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. (CST)

Workforce Solutions Capital Area is soliciting proposals from qualified organizations from high performing youth-serving organizations to provide eligible in-school youth ages 14-21 and out-of-school youth ages 16 to 24 residing in the Capital Area with diverse, evidence-based, and demand-driven career pathways under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). A detailed description of activities and services solicited under this RFP is contained in Part III – Scope of Work.

The Board’s focus for youth development services under the WIOA include:

  • Priority for “opportunity youth” – are youth, ages 16 to 24 not currently or sufficiently engaged in either education or work.
  • The attainment of credentials (high school diploma or its recognized equivalent, postsecondary credentials, etc.)
  • The transition of youth to postsecondary education
  • Work-based learning opportunities along defined career pathways
  • Employment in targeted/in-demand industry sectors that lead to self-sufficiency
  • Indicators that are used to measure the interim progress of youth participants who are enrolled in education or training services

In an effort to better serve the Austin Community during the current economic changes, we will hold the Bidder's Conference via Zoom video/telephone conferencing as scheduled Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. See the Erratum document below.

We acknowledge that there is a misprint on Attachment A- Letter of Intent to Bid. Because of this, the due date of the Letter of Intent to Bid has been extended to Monday, March 30, 2020, 4:00 p.m., Central Standard Time (CST). We have also updated the monitoring schedule to reflect the updated due date. See the Erratum - Attachment A document below.

RFP (Full)
Budget Form A (editable)
Budget Form B (editable)
Budget Form C (editable)
Budget Form D (editable)
Attachment A (editable)
Attachment B (editable)
Attachment C (editable)
Attachment D (editable)
Attachment E (editable)
Attachment F (editable)
Attachment G (editable)
Attachment H (editable)
Attachment I (editable)
Attachment J (editable)
Attachment K (editable)
Attachment M (editable)
Erratum - Attachment A
Q&A Document





There are no Requests for Qualifications at this time.


There are no Requests for Information at this time.

If you would like to be placed on our Vendor List to receive notice of various solicitation for goods and services, please fill out the Bidder's List Request Form.

PLEASE NOTE: Bidders' List submissions must be renewed and resubmitted on an annual basis. Record cleaning and annual purge occurs December 31 of each calendar year.

Workforce Solutions Capital Area is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. Auxiliary aids and services are available, upon request, to persons with disabilities. Relay Texas: 1.800.735.2989 (TDD) / 711 (Voice).

Equal Opportunity is the Law