Assister Funding Opportunities
Navigator Outreach and Enrollment Grant Program
MNsure is accepting proposals for the Fiscal Year 2019 Navigator Outreach and Enrollment Grant Program. This year, applicants are required to submit a letter of intent to be eligible to respond to the forthcoming request for proposals. Letters of intent are due on or before February 15, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. Central Time. Please see below for more information on the applicant’s webinar which will be held on January 29, 2018 at 1:00 p.m.
Request for Letters of Intent
Request for Letters of Intent for Fiscal Year 2019 Navigator Outreach and Enrollment Grant Program (PDF)
How to Apply
Applicants must submit their letters of intent using the online application site hosted by Foundant Technologies.
- Create an account through MNsure’s grant application system (Foundant Technologies)
- Select either the geographic or population letter of intent form once logged in. If submitting a letter of intent for both funding areas, two letters of intent will need to be submitted.
- Respond to all questions on the Letter of Intent Form.
- Click the preview button to review to make sure all required information is included.
- Submit letter of intent by selecting the submit button.
MNsure will provide an overview of how to apply through Foundant during the applicant webinar on January 29, 2018. Applicants may also view the following Foundant training vidoes:
An applicant’s webinar is scheduled for January 29, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. MNsure staff will provide a brief overview of the grant program and application process, including the new online process for applying. The webinar will not be recorded, but a PDF of the slide presentation will be posted on this webpage shortly before the webinar. Oral answers given during the webinar will be non-binding. Written responses to questions asked during the webinar will be posted on mnsure.org by February 9, 2018.
To participate in the webinar, go to this WebEx link.
Conference call details for the webinar:
- Call-in toll-free number: 888-742-5095 (US/Canada)
- Call-in number: 619-3773319 (US/Canada)
- Conference code: 705 586 1528
Questions and Answers
Applicants’ questions regarding the Request for Letters of Intent must be emailed by 1:00 p.m. Central Time on February 2, 2018. All questions must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Questions sent to other email accounts such as the navigator email account or individual staff member email accounts will not be responded to. Other personnel are NOT authorized to discuss this RFP with responders before the proposal submission deadline. Contact regarding this RFP with any MNsure personnel not following the process described here could result in disqualification. The state will not be held responsible for oral responses to responders.
Questions will be addressed in writing and posted on the MNsure website no later than February 9, 2018. MNsure will post generalized answers while maintaining the confidentiality of the potential applicant and any specifics about their proposal.
Broker Enrollment Center Initiative
Fiscal Year 2019 Broker Enrollment Center Initiative Policy Statement (PDF)