Regional Educational Laboratories
UPDATE - JULY 26, 2000
Amendment 0001 (28K MS Word file) has been issued and is hereby made available to the public. The proposal due date is not changed.
SOLICITATION NUMBER: RFP ED-01-R-0001
PROPOSAL DUE DATE: September 5, 2000 2:00 P.M. E.S.T.
POINT OF CONTACT: Jeff Halsted, Contract Specialist at (202) 708-8283
The Regional Educational Laboratory Program, authorized by Section 941(h) of Part D of the Educational Research, Development, Dissemination, and Improvement Act of 1994 (Title IX of PL 103-227), supports a set of ten regional laboratories to promote knowledge-based school improvement to help all students meet high standards and to help the nation meet the National Education Goals. The laboratories are administered as contracts to the Department of Education. The current laboratories' contracts (for five years) expire in December 2000. The Department has requested funding for the regional laboratories in its FY 2001 budget request. Therefore, the Department is requesting proposals for the Regional Educational Laboratory Program that will result in new five-year awards for regional laboratories in December 2000. Questions about the RFP will be accepted until June 23, 2000 at 4:00 PM EST. Comments may be sent to:Jeff Halsted
US Dept. Of Education
7th and D Streets SW
Room 3616 ROB-3
Washington, D.C. 20202
The entire solicitation is available below for download. Requests for a hard copy of the RFP may be made by telephone, mail, telegram, Internet, or in person. All requests shall reference the RFP number (ED-01-R-0001) and title. Telephone requests may be placed by calling 202-708-6498. Mail or telegram requests shall be sent to the following address, U.S. Department of Education/CPO, ATTN: Yolanda Abney, Room 3616, 7th & D Streets, SW, Washington, DC 20202-4443. E-mail requests may be sent to Yolanda.Abney@ed.gov. Copies of the RFP may be picked up in person on the issuing date at the above address, Room 3616. Issue date is June 8, 2000 and closing date is September 5, 2000 (2:00PM EST). All responsible sources may submit a proposal which will be considered. The dates listed herein are subject to change.
ED01R0001-SOLICITATION.ZIP (213K) - All files needed to prepare a proposal, zipped for easy downloading, including the RFP in PDF format, which retains exact formatting as the hardcopy RFP, and the Statement of Work in MS Word format. There are 6 separate documents contained in this file. All are in either MS Word or PDF format. Zip utility software is required to extract the 6 files from this zip file before viewing in word processor or other applications. The Adobe Acrobat Reader, which is available free, is required to view and print PDF files.
ED01R0001-SOW.DOC (203K) - Statement of Work in MS Word format for quick viewing.
Contact Gary Weaver at (202) 401-0083 for downloading problems only.