The Department of Developmental Services (DDS) is now accepting applications from community-based organizations (CBOs) and regional centers (RCs) for SAE grant funds available in 2024-25. 

Applicants must follow the instructions in the 2024-25 SAE Grant Guidelines for Applicants found in the DDS website. Applications must be submitted online here no later than 5:00 p.m. PST on Friday, August 9, 2024. The DDS website has a list of frequently asked questions (FAQs).

DDS will host a Bidder’s Conference via Zoom to answer questions regarding the grant:

Bidder’s Conference

Thursday, June 27, 2024

2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Interpretation will be provided in ASL, Korean, Cantonese, Mandarin, Spanish, Tagalog, and Vietnamese


Notice to Prospective Applicants

Interested applicants are encouraged to submit questions

in advance of the bidder’s conference: