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Surplus Agriculture Serving Students (SASS)

This program has been transferred to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension.

The application may be downloaded from the agency website: http://agrilifeas.tamu.edu/co/; or
through the Electronic State Business Daily: http://esbd.cpa.state.tx.us/bid_show.cfm?bidid=142537

Program Update:
In accordance with Senate Bill 1, 85th Regular Legislative Session, 2017, (General Appropriations Act) Article III, page 238, rider 10 funds have been appropriated to Extension for the Surplus Agriculture Products Grant Program serving low income students and their families. Geographic service areas to be proposed include the following counties: Harris, Brazoria, Travis & Dallas. Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service (Extension) requests applications for projects that provide fruit and vegetable distribution to limited resource students and families and provides educational activities to increase consumption and use of produce.

Timeline
Application Availability July 20, 2017
Deadline for Questions August 1, 2017
Application Deadline August 15, 2017
Start Date (anticipated) September 1, 2017
End Date August 31, 2018
One-year continuation (optional) 

All technical questions concerning this RFP are to be directed to Dee Ann Schneider, Director, Procurement & HUB Coordinator, in writing, at da-schneider@tamu.edu.  RESPONDENT may not contact other individuals at the Agency to discuss any aspect of this RFP, unless expressly authorized by the Procurement Office to do so.