From: Ames Research Center
Posted: Friday, June 13, 2014
Synopsis - Jun 12, 2014
Solicitation Number: NNA14PC54Q-UTU
Posted Date: Jun 12, 2014
FedBizOpps Posted Date: Jun 12, 2014
Recovery and Reinvestment Act Action: No
Original Response Date: Jun 16, 2014
Current Response Date: Jun 16, 2014
Classification Code: U -- Education and training services
NAICS Code: 611310
Contracting Office Address
NASA/Ames Research Center, JA:M/S 241-1, Moffett Field, CA 94035-0001
NASA/ARC has a requirement for its selected civil servants to participate in a Space Studies Program. The program shall be exclusively designed for postgraduate students and professionals of space related fields, both non-technical and technical and ranges from policy and law, business and management and humanities to life sciences, engineering, physical sciences and space applications. The outcome of the program is the shared experience of an international, interactive working environment leading to the creation of an extensive, international, multidisciplinary professional network.
NASA/ARC intends to purchase the program from International Space University (ISU): 1 rue Jean-Dominique Cassini 67400 Illkirch-Graffenstaden FRANCE
ISU is the only known organization who provides this type of intensive program that uniquely meets NASA ARC requirements above.
The Government intends to acquire a commercial item using FAR Part 12.
Interested organizations may submit their capabilities and qualifications to perform the effort in writing to the identified point of contact not later than 12:00 p.m. local time on June 16, 2014. Such capabilities/qualifications will be evaluated solely for the purpose of determining whether or not to conduct this procurement on a competitive basis. A determination by the Government not to compete this proposed effort on a full and open competition basis, based upon responses to this notice, is solely within the discretion of the government.
Oral communications are not acceptable in response to this notice.
All responsible sources may submit an offer which shall be considered by the agency.
NASA Clause 1852.215-84, Ombudsman, is applicable. The Center Ombudsman for this acquisition can be found at http://prod.nais.nasa.gov/pub/pub_library/Omb.html .
Point of Contact
Name: Uyen K Tu
Title: Contract Specialist
Name: Venoncia (Nonnie) Braxton
Title: Purchasing Agent
// end //