How to Use This Tool
- Use this tool for instructions on how to prepare and submit a solicitation.
Tips on Using This Tool
- Download the template.
- Delete all placeholder language (language appearing in bold capital letters) and guidance language (language appearing in bold italics).
- Draft and finalize your instructions to offerors.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the period of performance on CIO-SP3?
The period of performance on CIO-SP3 is 6/1/2012 to 5/31/2022. The period of performance for each task order placed under the contract will be specified in the individual task order.
Does an RFP under CIO-SP3 have to go out to all prime contractors?
RFPs are released to all contract holders under the CIO-SP3 GWAC (as they qualified in all ten Task Areas under the GWAC) unless exception to Fair Opportunity applies. Reference Fair Opportunity in your contract.
Do all RFPs/RFI’s under CIO-SP3 have to be released through e-GOS and proposals/responses submitted through e-GOS?
NITAAC customer may or may not use e-GOS for solicitations. Contract holders, who receive an RFP or RFI through any other method than e-GOS, must notify the NITAAC Customer Support Center immediately. Contract holders shall submit their response in e-GOS. If the PCO asks offerors to submit proposals via email or hardcopy, offerors may do so, but offerors are also required to submit in e-GOS prior to the submission deadline. Reference Task Order Procedures in your contract.