Status Report

NASA Solicitation: NACE membership “Job Choices in Science”

By SpaceRef Editor
June 3, 2009
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Synopsis/Solicitation Combo – May 13, 2009

General Information

Solicitation Number: NNH09291675Q
Posted Date: May 13, 2009
FedBizOpps Posted Date: May 13, 2009
Recovery and Reinvestment Act Action: No
Original Response Date: May 18, 2009
Current Response Date: May 18, 2009
Classification Code: U — Education and training services
NAICS Code: 813920 – Professional Organizations

Contracting Office Address

NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA Headquarters Acquisition Branch, Code 210.H, Greenbelt, MD 20771


NASA Headquarters (HQ) plans to subscribe as a member of the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) “Job Choices 2009 an annual recruitment services for science, engineering and technology college students for the Government. NACE a non-profit organization established in 1956, the leading source of information on the employment of the college educated. The professional association connects more than 5,200 college career services professionals at nearly 2,000 college and universities nationwide, and more than 3,000 HR/staffing professional focused on college relations and recruiting. These human resources services and products are not available from any other U.S. vendor.

NASA HQs intends to purchase a membership with National Association of Colleges and Employers, Bethlehem, PA. These products and services are also utilized by all other Federal Governments agencies (EPA, Treasury, Labor, Commerce, etc.) in an attempt to recruit and retain the “best and brightest” college students for Government employment.

The authority is only one responsible source 10U.S.C.2304(c)(1). 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, by FAX or E-Mail, to the identified point of contact not later than 12:00 p.m. EST on May 18, 2007. 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. FAX or E-Mail any inquiries to the identified point of contact.

All responsible sources may submit their qualifications which shall be considered by the agency.

An Ombudsman has been appointed. See NASA Specific Note “B”.

Any referenced notes may be viewed at the following URLs linked below.

Point of Contact

Name: Wanda B. Moore
Title: Simplified Acquisition Specialist
Phone: 301-286-6638
Fax: 301-286-0366

Name: Felecia L. London
Title: Simplified Acquisition Specialist
Phone: 301-286-4112
Fax: 301-286-0356

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