Small Business Innovation Research Program Phase I
SOLICITATION NUMBER: RFP ED-00-R-0013
PROPOSAL DUE DATE: April 3, 2000 (2:00 P.M. EDT)
POINT OF CONTACT: See below.
The U.S. Department of Education invites small business firms to submit Phase I research proposals under this program solicitation entitled Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR).
A small business is one that, at the time of the award:
- is independently owned and operated, is not dominant in the field of operation in which it is proposing, and has its principal place of business located in the United States;
- is at least 51 percent owned by a United States citizen or lawfully admitted permanent resident alien(s);
- has, including its affiliates, a number or employees not exceeding 500, and meets the other regulatory requirements found in 13 CFR part 121.
The SBIR Program enables small businesses to perform research and development through a three-phase process. Further information is available on the Department's SBIR website.
Questions about technical aspects of the ED SBIR Program can be submitted to:
ED SBIR Coordinator
U.S. Department of Education
Capitol Place - Room 508D
555 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20208-5644
Telephone: (202) 219-2004.
Questions pertaining to administrative processing (including from Section K) and procurement issues regarding the solicitation, which is available for viewing or downloading below, can be directed to any of the following:
LaShawn Flemming-Pettaway, Procurement Technician, at (202) 708-8576
Dana Gotfredsen, Contract Specialist, at (202) 708-8569
Isadora Binder, Contract Specialist, at (202) 708-5141
If you would like to receive a hardcopy of RFP ED-00-R-0013, please call the RFP Request Line on (202) 708-6498. The electronic version of the RFP below is an exact duplicate of the hardcopy.
RFP ED-00-R-0013 (149K) - Request for Proposal in MS Word 97 format.
Contact Gary Weaver at (202) 401-0083 for downloading problems only.