RFP's & Notices

Request for Proposals, Qualifications & Notices

For all purchases over $250,000, a formal Request For Proposals (RFP) or Request for Qualifications (RFQ) is needed. If your company is interested in bidding, the details of each project will be published below.


Eligible Training Provider Policy & Applications

Gulf Coast State College, Tom P. Haney Technical Center and the Florida Panhandle Technical College are Eligible Training Providers for CareerSource Gulf Coast. Targeted Occupations eligible at these institutions are listed below:

  • Gulf Coast State College
  • Tom P. Haney Technical Center
  • Florida Panhandle Technical College

  • A list of the Regional Demand Occupations for 2021-22 can be accessed by clicking here.

    Please note: not all programs are sponsored at all times due to market saturation. In admission-restricted programs, students must be accepted and have completed pre-requisites prior to enrollment in WIOA Training.


    Reporting Fraud

    To report any suspected fraud, waste or abuse in any program operated by CareerSource Gulf Coast, contact:

    CareerSource Gulf Coast, Attention: Executive Director or Deputy Director, 5230 W US Highway 98, Panama City, FL 32401 or email info@careersourcegc.com For more information, please contact the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, Office of Inspector General.


    Requests for Proposals

    Welfare Transition & Job Center Operator
    CareerSource Gulf Coast announces the availability of the following Request for Proposals: CareerSource Gulf Coast Job Center Operator and Welfare Transition Services. These programs are funded through federal and state funds; primarily made up of Welfare Transition, Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program dollars. The purpose of these RFP's is to solicit proposals from an organization or groups of organizations that are interested in becoming service providers for the delivery of workforce services in Bay, Gulf and Franklin Counties. 

    CareerSource Gulf Coast is seeking proposals from organizations capable of providing exceptional service and with the capability to manage complex federal and state programs with multiple funding streams and performance requirements. Proposals are due by 12:00 p.m. (noon) on March 25, 2021.

    Please click on the link below for a copy of the RFP you are interested in Job Center Operator or Welfare Transition Services:

  • Link to PDF of Welfare Transition RFP
  • Link to PDF of Job Center Operator RFP
  • Minutes - Bidders Conference 2021
  • Other - Q&A 2021 RFPs

  • For any questions, please email Donna Stapleton at dstapleton@careersourcegc.com 
    In compliance with the Steven's Amendment CareerSource Gulf Coast must provide percentages of total cost of programs/projects financed with federal money and non-governmental sources as well as dollar amounts of the federal funds for projects and programs. You may find this information here.
    Minority Businesses are encouraged to apply. The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act is an equal Opportunity Employer. Program and auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. All voice telephone numbers may be reached by persons using TTY/TDD equipment via the Florida Relay Service at 711.