Applications to Host the 4th Safe Routes to School National Conference Due June 22

The National Center for Safe Routes to School and the Safe Routes to School National Partnership are seeking proposals from potential host agencies to organize the 4th Safe Routes to School National Conference, which will take place in August 2013. The deadline for proposal submissions is June 22, 2012. To download the complete request, please visit www.saferoutesinfo.org/conference/rfp.

The intent of the RFP is to identify and select an experienced organization or agency that will be responsible for conference and event leadership, planning, coordination, fundraising and implementation of all aspects related to running a three-day national meeting of 500-700 program representatives, state DOTs, planners, elected officials and community members. The National Conference provides an opportunity for individuals, agencies and organizations involved with Safe Routes to School to network, engage in educational opportunities, become inspired and form partnerships to enhance their Safe Routes to School work.