Status Report

NASA Solicitation: Wallops Flight Facility Step Up intern Program

By SpaceRef Editor
June 3, 2009
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Synopsis – May 06, 2009

General Information

Solicitation Number: NNG09291606Q
Posted Date: May 06, 2009
FedBizOpps Posted Date: May 06, 2009
Recovery and Reinvestment Act Action: No
Original Response Date: May 21, 2009
Current Response Date: May 21, 2009
Classification Code: U — Education and training services
NAICS Code: 611710 – Educational Support Services

Contracting Office Address

NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, Wallops Flight Facility, Code 210.W, Wallops Island, VA 23337


NASA/GSFC/Wallops Flight Facility has a requirement for the Wallops STEP UP Intern Program, 1 job. NASA/GSFC/WFF intends to purchase the items from Worcester County Economic Development, in accordance with 6.302-1(a)(1)10 U.S.C. 2304(c)(1)-only one responsible source and no other supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements. NASA and Worcester County Economic Development will co-fund a student internship program that will provide internship opportunities for a minimum of 9 high school students, 11 community college and university students for at least 8 weeks during the summer of 2009 or a semester long part time internship in the fall of 2009. The students will serve their internship at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility, the Maryland Institute for Space Technology (MIST) or Maryland HAWK Corporation in support of NASA projects. In addition to the internship program, a seminar on space science for students with physical disabilities who reside on the Eastern Shore will be conducted. 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 4:30 PM local time on May 21, 2009. 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 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 capabilites statements which shall be considered by the Agency. An Ombudsman has been appointed. See NASA Specific Note “B”.

Point of Contact

Name: Stephanie B Bailey
Title: Contract Specialist
Phone: 757-824-1426
Fax: 757-824-1974

Name: Cheryl W Johnson
Title: Contract Specialist
Phone: 757-824-1607
Fax: 757-824-1974

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