How to Use This Tool
- Use this form to begin the Assisted Acquisition process with NITAAC.
Tips on Using This Tool
- Download, complete, and submit this document to request acquisition support from NITAAC.
Frequently Asked Questions
Will NITAAC assist with acquisition strategy and planning?
Yes. NITAAC will provide assistance during the pre-solicitation process.
Will I be charged both the NIH Contract Access Fee (NCAF) and an assisted acquisition fee?
Yes. The assisted acquisition fee is calculated in addition to the obligated amount plus the NCAF. (IGCE/Contractor Proposal Amount + NCAF) + Assisted Order Fee = Total Effort Amount
What is the responsibility of NITAAC as my Servicing Agency?
In short, NITACC will serve as your contract shop from pre-award through closeout of the order. Before each assisted acquisition, NITAAC will provide a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) and Interagency Agreement (IAA is for external NIH customers) that details the roles and responsibilities of all parties involved in the assisted acquisition.