Small Business Innovation Research Program,
SOLICITATION NUMBER: RFP ED-99-Q-0002
DUE DATE: April 9,1999
CONTACT: Candace Bertotti, Contract Specialist (202) 708-9741 or Sang Park, Contract Specialist [(202) 708-8222]
The U.S. Department of Education invites small business firms to submit Phase I research proposals under this program solicitation titled 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.
RFP-ED-99-Q-0002 will be issued on February 1, 1999. The closing date will be on April 9, 1999.
If you would like to receive a hardcopy of this request or cannot download the electronic version, please call the RFP Request Line on (202) 708-6498. Please note that the electronic RFP (WORD 6.0 version) is an exact duplicate of the hardcopy.
Questions about technical aspects of the ED SBIR Program can be submitted to: Lee Eiden, ED SBIR Coordinator, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, U.S. Department of Education, 555 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20208 or by telephone on (202) 219-2004.
Questions pertaining to administrative processing of the solicitation can be directed to either Candace Bertotti [(202) 708-9741] or Sang Park [(202) 708-8222].
For downloading problems, call Gary Weaver on (202) 401-0083.
SOW.DOC (121K) - Statement of Work in MS Word format.