REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP)
Amended Solicitation No.: DCEB-2021-R-0001-001
Solicitation No.: DCEB-2021-R-0001
Caption: Government of the District of Columbia Disparity Study
Amended Issuance Date: November 25, 2020
Issuance Date: November 16, 2020
Due Date: January 27, 2021 2:00PM EST
The District of Columbia Government (the “District”), Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development (“DMPED”) seeks a highly qualified Contractor to perform a comprehensive study to determine whether a statistical disparity exists in the utilization of minority- and women-owned business enterprises in the District’s contracting and procurement activities based on four years (FY17-FY20) of historical data.
The Solicitation, RFP No. DCEB-2021-R-0001, is hereby amended to delete the original solicitation issued on November 16, 2020, and substitute with the attached solicitation.
Due date and time for submission of offerors is on or before 2:00PM LOCAL TIME, Wednesday January 27, 2021.
On Tuesday, December 1st, DMPED and DSLBD hosted a Disparity Study General Information session to provide an overview of what a disparity study is and the objectives of the District's disparity study. Please find the presentation here.
In addition to the public information session, a formal Pre-Proposal Conference for prospective offerors to answer any RFP-specific questions was held virtually on Friday, December 4th at 3:30 p.m. The conference provided a structured opportunity for the District to accept technical questions from prospective offerors for the solicitation as well as clarify the contents of the solicitation. Please find the presentation here.
Questions may be referred to Lindel Reid, Senior Contract Specialist, by email at [email protected]. Questions regarding the solicitation must be received no later than twenty-two (22) days prior to the closing date and time indicated for this solicitation in order to be considered.