International Education Activities
SOLICITATION NUMBER:RFP ED-99-R-0020
DUE DATE:June 22, 1999, 2 P.M. E.S.T.
POC:Dean C. Pike, Contract Specialist at (202) 708-8569
The U.S. Department of Education seeks offerors to provide the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) with additional analytic skills and capabilities to carry out its international program. Task Orders and quick turnaround work requests will be issued under this contract to obtain this support as it is needed over the anticipated 5 year term of the contract. NCES participates in a wide variety of international activities including design and implementation of surveys, indicator development, research and analysis, quality assurance, data dissemination, and the development of policies and procedures governing these activities. In performaing these activities, NCES works with large international organizations, foregin ministries of education, and statistical agencies around the world.
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-0020) 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 May 21, 1999 and Closing date is 2:00PM EST June 22, 1999. All responsible sources may submit a proposal which will be considered. The dates listed herein are subject to change.
NOTE: At this time, Attachments C and D are not available electronically. To request hardcopies, contact Dean C. Pike, Contract Specialist, at (202) 708-8569 or Dean_Pike@ed.gov.
SOW.DOC (103K) - Statement of Work, Attachment A to RFP, in MS Word 97 format.
RFP.PDF (219K) - Request for Proposal in PDF format - retains exact formatting as hardcopy. (PDF format allows you to view the RFP electronically on most computers. The Adobe Acrobat Reader, which is available free, is required to view and print PDF files.)
ATTACH.ZIP (293K) - All files needed to prepare a proposal, zipped for easy downloading, including the SOW.DOC and RFP.PDF, above, as well as the Past Performance form, Model Tasks 1 and 2, and a snapshot of the RFP in MS Word 97 format. Formatting of the RFP changes during the "snapshot" and conversion to MS Word.
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