Request for proposals

Request for Proposals

50-minute sessions

We are pleased to open the request for proposal (RFP) application process for the 2019 Region 10 Institutions of Higher Education (IHE) Conference, Let’s Rally!  Enthusiasm, Energy, and Excellence!  

Proposal Submission Directions
  • To submit a proposal, please complete the RFP form in its entirety.
  • Presenters (up to 2) will receive a FREE conference registration.
  • Proposals will be accepted until midnight CDT on March 10, 2019.
  • Accepted presenters WILL need to register and will be provided a discount code.
If you have questions concerning the completion of a proposal or the submission process, contact the Region 10 IHE planning team at or

Proposals should include experience-based practices (B-21) in one of the pillars;
  • Mental Health
  • Educators’ Self Care
  • Behavior
  • Legal Issues
  • Transition
  • Paraprofessionals
  • Instructional Practices
  • Instructional Coaching
Proposals are to be based on your experiences in improving outcomes for students.

  • Sunday, March 10, 2019 (midnight): Proposal deadline
  • Thursday, March 14, 2019: Applicants notified they are accepted
  • Friday, March 15, 2019: Registration opens
  • Monday, July 22, 2019: Presentation materials due to conference planner (Presentation resources:  PPT accessibility and Making accessible electronic documents MNIT).  

Presentations need to be formatted to offer accessibility for audience members with hearing or vision impairments. We will have ASL interpreters on the presenter platforms. Video type media needs to be captioned. Projection images (ex: PowerPoints) need to be prepared so they pass the accessibility checker provided by the PPT app. Please see our presentation resources section to learn more about other things to keep in mind as you prepare your presentation. DON’T let this stop you from applying—we are here to guide you through this process.

Presentation resources:  
For questions, please direct them to:
Thank you in advance for your interest, and we hope to see you on August 7, 2019.