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Request for Quotations: HIV/AIDS Community Information Outreach Projects

Posted by on June 18th, 2018 Posted in: Funding, Health Professionals, News from NLM/NIH, Outreach, Public Health

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is pleased to announce the solicitation of quotations from organizations and libraries to design and conduct projects that will improve access to HIV/AIDS related health information for patients, the affected community, and their caregivers.

Projects must involve two or more of the following information access categories:

  • Information Retrieval
  • Skills Development
  • Resource Development and Dissemination
  • PrEP Navigator Resource Development and Dissemination
  • Equipment Acquisition

Emphasis will be placed upon small businesses and the following types of organizations or arrangements for developing these projects:

  • Community-based organizations (CBO) or patient advocacy groups currently providing AIDS-related services to the affected community. This encompasses both individual groups wishing to enhance their own services, as well as several cooperating for the purpose of this project;
  • Public Libraries wishing to serve their communities in the provision of HIV/AIDS-related information and resources;
  • Health departments or other local, municipal, or state agencies working to improve the public health in the area of HIV/AIDS-related services.
  • Faith-based organizations currently providing HIV/AIDS-related services to the affected community; and/or
  • Multi-type consortia of the above listed organizations that may be in existence or formed specifically for this project. At least one of the organizations managing the project must be a community-based organization, library or department of public health.

Awards are offered for up to $50,000.

Quotations are due to NLM on Tuesday, July 10TH, 2018, 12:00 pm EST.

The solicitation for the 2018 HIV/AIDS Community Information Outreach Projects is posted on the Federal Business Opportunities Web site.

Solicitation Number: NIHLM201800068

Combined Synopsis/Solicitation: https://www.fbo.gov/index.php?s=opportunity&mode=form&id=9f2b90ee51a165eb1bf79530a1578a9d&tab=core&tabmode=list&=

Primary Point of Contact:
Markita Simmonds, Contract Specialist
Office of Acquisitions (OA)
National Library of Medicine (NLM)
Office Phone: 301-827-6469
Fax: 301-402-0642
E-mail: markita.simmonds@nih.gov

Secondary Point of Contact:
Robin Hope, Contracting Officer
Office of Acquisitions (OA)
National Library of Medicine (NLM)
Office Phone: 301-827-6416
Fax: 301-402-0642
E-mail: robin.hope@nih.gov

Please Note: Refer to the Federal Business Opportunities Web site for notices, updates, and modifications to the HIV/AIDS Community Information Outreach Project 2018 RFQ.

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Hannah Sinemus is the Web Experience Coordinator for the Middle Atlantic Region (MAR). Although she updates the MAR web pages, blog, newsletter and social media, Hannah is not the sole author of this content. If you have questions about a MARquee or MAReport posting, please contact the Middle Atlantic Region directly at nnlmmar@pitt.edu.

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This project is funded by the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, under Cooperative Agreement Number UG4LM012342 with the University of Pittsburgh, Health Sciences Library System.

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