Postsecondary Education Statistical Analyses and Technical Development
UPDATE MAY 13, 1999
Amendment 0001 has been issued. The due date for submission of offers has been extended from May 27, 1999 to June 4, 1999. The file "AMEND1.DOC", below, contains the full text of the amendment.
SOLICITATION NUMBER: RFP ED-99-R-0009
DUE DATE: June 4, 1999, 2 P.M. E.S.T.
POC: Jeff Halsted, Contract Specialist at (202) 708-8283
The U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), Post-Secondary Studies Division (PSD) has a requirement for the collection, reporting, dissemination, and examination of post-secondary and adult education data. In general the tasks include: (1) statistical analyses using post-secondary and other education and related databases, (2) analytic support for NCES staff for both one-time and recurring reports, (3) establishing the capability to respond rapidly to requests for information on post-secondary education, (4) disseminating data and reports, (5) conducting methodological studies to assess the quality of PSD’s education and other survey data, (6) determining the feasibility and appropriateness of potential data collection strategies, and (7) training post-secondary institutional personnel in responding to NCES requests for data and in using post-secondary education and other NCES databases.
Requests for copies of the RFP may be made by telephone, mail, telegram, Internet, or in person. All requests shall reference the RFP number (ED-99-R-0009) 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. Internet 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 April 27, 1999 and Closing date is 2:00PM EST June 4, 1999. All responsible sources may submit a proposal which will be considered. The dates listed herein are subject to change.
Contact Gary Weaver at (202) 401-0083 for downloading problems only.
SOW.DOC (58K) - Statement of Work, Attachment A to RFP, in MS Word 6.0/95 format.
rfp.pdf (166K) - Request for Proposal in PDF format. Retains formatting exactly as original, hardcopy RFP. (PDF format allows you to view your form electronically on most computers. The Adobe Acrobat Reader, which is available free, is required to view and print PDF files.)
ATTACH.ZIP (78K) - Snapshot of the RFP in MS Word 6.0/95 format - Formatting changes during the "snapshot" and conversion. Also, Past Performance form and Pricing Schedule, both in MS Word 6.0/95 format. Three files zipped for easy downloading. Files must be extracted using zip utility software before they can be opened in MS Word.
AMEND1.DOC (12K) - Amendment 0001 to the RFP in MS Word 6.0/95 format.