Letters of Intent
A request for letters of intent was issued on Friday, March 22. Letters of intent from participating teams were due on Wednesday, April 24th. Letters of intent were required for all teams intending to participate in the Challenge. Teams were not eliminated based on letters of intent.
See the Summary of All Letters of Intent.
Request for Proposals
The Request for Proposals (RFP), including a full list of evaluation criteria, was issued at the official Working Cities Challenge launch event, on May 3, 2013, and was updated on July 5, 2013.
Frequently Asked Questions
Initially issued on February 27, 2013, with addendums on April 9, 2013 and June 6, 2013
Launch of Working Cities and Applicant Information Session
The Launch occured on Friday, May 3 from 9-10. A meeting for only applicants followed from 10:30 to 12:00, to review criteria and the Request for Proposals.
The Boston Fed hosted an all-day workshop on June 7, 2013. Participation was not required for any team intending to submit an application.
Applications are due on July 26, 2013.
Site visits and significant follow up information will be requested from some participating teams.
Some teams may also be requested to present their initiatives directly to Jurors.
Final award decisions will be announced in January 2014.