CIO-SP3 Small Business has been extended through 11/1/2022, except for SDVOSB on 10/30 and HUBZone on 10/31. To assure our customers always have a NITAAC GWAC, we will extend again if necessary! NITAAC is ready for new orders now.
CIO-SP3 and CIO-SP3 Small Business Extensions

NEW! Update on CIO-SP4 Award and Extensions Granted for CIO-SP3!

CIO-SP4 awards will be announced on or before 11/1/2022, and NITAAC has extended the CIO-SP3 GWAC through the same date. To assure our customers always have a NITAAC vehicle for IT orders, we’ll extend again if necessary. Order now with periods of performance through 2027.

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CIO-SP3 SB Detail

Contract Details:

  • 10-year Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Government-Wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC) now extended through 11/1/2022 (or within days) with five-year periods of performance (POP) through 11/1/2027 (or within days):
    • CIO-SP3 Small Business SB/WOSB: 07/15/2012 - 7/14/2022
      Current Extension: 11/1/2022
    • CIO-SP3 Small Business 8(a): 6/30/2012 -  6/29/2022
      Current Extension: 11/1/2022
    • CIO-SP3 Small Business SDVOSB: 4/30/2012 - 4/29/2022
      Current Extension: 10/30/2022
    • CIO-SP3 Small Business HUBZone: 11/01/2012 - 10/31/2022
      Current Extension: N/A
  • Provides small businesses with an opportunity to participate in government requirements
  • Gives government agencies a mechanism to help meet socioeconomic contracting goals
  • 137 labor categories for task orders in support of everything Information Technology (IT)
  • Wide range of IT services spanning across ten task areas

Contract NAICS Code(s):

  • 541512 Computer Systems Design Services

Contract Ceiling: $20 billion per Contract Holder


The NITAAC difference 

By choosing NITAAC for your requirement needs, the NIH procurement professionals can be assured that:

  • Product pricing is lower than open market, less than or equal to GSA
  • Services are at competitive, pre-competed prices that can be negotiated lower
  • Customer can select awardees based on their best value criteria
  • Customized terms and conditions relevant to your task or delivery order can be easily added
  • No special "Delegation of Procurement Authority" is needed from NITAAC to use our GWACs or online system
  • Two levels of contract competition for the greatest savings
  • No need to synopsize or post requirements according to FAR Subpart 16.505
  • Use NITAAC's Electronic Government Ordering System (e-GOS) to find labor rates for faster and easier market research
Use e-GOS to compete and manage orders with ease

Use e-GOS to compete and manage orders with ease

The Electronic Government Ordering System (e-GOS) enables customers to comply with fair opportunity in a streamlined manner.

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CIO-SP3 Small Business Benefits (IB)

CIO-SP3 Small Business Benefits


CIO-SP3 Small Business Contract Holders have gone through a rigorous source selection process prior to award, ensuring the pool of contractors are the best-of-the-best, resulting in significant savings in time, money and resources.


Submitting your RFP is as easy as a click of a button.  Simply upload the RFP into our secure, web-based electronic-Government Ordering System (e-GOS) for automated task order competition, management, awardee selection and notification.


CIO-CS provides federal agencies an easy way to address federal mandates and policy requirements such as ZeroTrust, FedRAMP or the Cloud First.


With a $20 billion ceiling per Contract Holder, flexible contract types and average delivery in months vs. years, CIO-SP3 offers streamlined ordering and processing saving agencies time and money.

Socioeconomic categories

Socioeconomic categories

Task areas

Task areas

CIO-SP3 SB Related Resources FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

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We offer free training, both at the NIH and at customer sites, to educate agencies about the value they can achieve by using CIO-SP3, CIO-SP3 Small Business or CIO-CS. Attendees earn 2 Continuous Learning Points (CLPs).

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