> Title III B – Request for Proposal

Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley is pleased to offer this Request for Proposals (RFP) for programs funded through Title III of the Older Americans Act for federal fiscal year 2020, which begins October 1, 2019.

These funds are available to agencies and organizations that offer programs and services for older Americans, aged 60 and over, who live in the 23 cities/towns of the Merrimack Valley, including the greater areas of Lowell, Lawrence, Haverhill and Newburyport. Our priorities of need for this funding cycle are Outreach to Vulnerable/At-Risk Elders, Legal Services and Services for Homeless Elders. Applicants should keep in mind that priority will be placed on proposals that meet the needs identified in the current Four Year Area Plan. Please consider how your project will meet these needs and/or work within these priorities when writing the narrative for your proposal. Click here to view/download a copy of the Area Plan on Aging for Federal Fiscal Years 2018-2021.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Martha Leen, at 978-946-1335 or mleen@esmv.org.  You may also contact Laura Marsan, at 978-946-1303 or lmarsan@esmv.org.

Proposal deadline is Wednesday, July 31, by 4:00 p.m.

We look forward to receiving your program proposal.


RFP Document and Forms

Title III RFPB 2020
RFP Checklist 
Budget Forms
Fund Sources
Assurance of Compliance