Status Report

NASA WSFC Presolicitation Notice: Wallops Step Up Intern Program

By SpaceRef Editor
April 19, 2007
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General Information

Document Type: Presolicitation Notice
Solicitation Number: NNG07195897Q
Posted Date: Apr 19, 2007
Original Response Date: May 04, 2007
Current Response Date: May 04, 2007
Original Archive Date: Apr 19, 2008
Current Archive Date: Apr 19, 2008
Classification Code: U — Education & training services Set Aside: N/A 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, 2 WorWic Community College Students, 2 Salisbury University Students, and 7 University of Maryland Eastern Shore Students for at least 8 weeks during the summer of 2007 or a semester long part time internship in the fall of 07.

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 p.m. local time on May 04, 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. All responsible sources may submit capability statements 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

Cheryl Johnson, Contract Specialist, Phone 757-824-1607, Fax 757-824-1974, Email

Email your questions to Cheryl Johnson at

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