RFPs, RFQs & FUNDING
Special Note: Subject:
Federal Business Opportunities to Replace the Commerce Business Daily;
Description: This is a special notice for
information. Recently, Federal Business Opportunities (www.fedbizopps.gov)
was designated in the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) as the single point
of universal electronic public access on the Internet to governmentwide
Federal procurement opportunities that exceed $25,000 (see 66 Fed. Reg. 27407,
May 16, 2001). The FAR requires agencies, as of October 1, 2001, to use
FedBizOpps to provide access to public notices of procurement actions over
$25, 000 that are currently required to be published in the Commerce Business
Daily (CBD) along with associated solicitations and amendments. Designation of
this one-stop online gateway represents an important step in the ongoing
transformation to a more efficient, accessible, citizen-centric e-government.
Agencies will be in a transition period through December 31, 2001...
Grant Opportunities - This site gives grantors a means to
post solicitations for grants. It also gives applicants a single site for
obtaining these solicitations.
Getting started with Grants.gov is easy! There
are two key features on the site: Find
Grant Opportunities and Apply for
Grants. Everything else on the site is designed to support these two
features. Also included are
which enable users to access useful grants-related information and links.
(The site was launched on Dec. 9, 2003).
- Catalog of
Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) - Government-wide compendium of Federal
programs, projects, services, and activities which provide assistance or
benefits to the American public. It contains financial and nonfinancial
assistance programs administered by departments and establishments of the
Environmental Research and Development Program (SERDP) -
develops, and transitions environmental technologies that relate directly to
defense mission accomplishment. SERDP funds environmental research and
development through a competitive process. Because both government and private
sector parties may compete for SERDP funds, there are two announcements for each
solicitation: (1) a Call For Proposals to the federal sector and (2) a Broad
Agency Announcement (BAA) for the private sector. There are usually two
For Federal Business Opportunities
- Any or all agencies, By keywords, By
dates, By codes, By location, By solicitation numbers and more.
FedBizOpps for Vendors - The new site for Government Business Opportunities
includes synopsis and additional information for Government purchases.
Effective October 1, 2001, it will include information on all active EPA
- Homepage and subscription information.
Business Daily - Weekly update contains summaries of procurement and
contract award notices issued weekly that pertain
to hazardous waste, solid waste, underground storage tank remediation, and
other environmental topics. However, it does not necessarily contain EVERY
notice on these topics. Provided by EPA's Technology Innovation Office.
EPA Environmental Research -
EPA's National Center For Environmental Research (NCER) Science to Achieve
Results (STAR) Program and other research opportunities.
Business With EPA - U.S. EPA Office of
Acquisition Management (OAM)'s "Doing Business with EPA" Electronic
Opportunities With EPA -
EPA's Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program
- EPA makes awards to small, high-tech firms for research and development of
cutting-edge technologies which are intended to spawn commercial ventures.
Government Contract Opportunities - Links to opportunities at the Air Force, Department of Energy, Department of
Defense, DOD Office of Environmental Cleanup, Commerce Business Daily, EPA,
and Army Corps of Engineers.
EPA Climate Change Funding - EPA's State and Local Climate Change Program
compiled these financial assistance opportunities from public and non-profit
grant information resources.
Information and links to many contracting and teaming opportunities in the
environment and technology arena, as well as data that can help product or
service providers plan for future opportunities. Included are procurement
notices from the Commerce Business Daily, Department of Defense, Department of
Energy, and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
- Environmental Security Technology Certification Program () is a corporate
Department of Defense program that promotes innovative, cost effective
environmental technologies through demonstration and validation at DoD sites.
- An Internet Federal grants management portal serving the
grantee organization community. In accordance with the Federal Financial
Assistance Management Improvement Act of 1999 (P. L. 106-107), Federal
agencies must develop plans for the electronic processing of grants by May
2001. The Act further requires agencies to adopt common forms and processes.
These legislative requirements will be met by the Federal Commons government -
wide portal for the administration of grants.
of Energy e-Center
- For information on doing business with the Department
of Energy, including viewing current business opportunities, registering to
receive notification of new business opportunities, and obtaining information
and guidance on the acquisition and financial assistance award process.
Technical Service Providers (TSPs) - The
premise behind TSPs is that the public interest to do conservation work and the
government’s financial commitment are both at historic levels. The Farm Bill
increased conservation investment up $1.8 billion to $3.9 billion. NRCS and our
locally-led partners are committed to getting this money out quickly and
- Online marketplace for buying and selling environmental services.
eServices solution for all your environmental recordkeeping, reporting, and
knowledge management needs.
Bank Doing Business Database - provides indicators of the cost of
doing business by identifying specific regulations that enhance or constrain
business investment, productivity, and growth.
- EnviroBids - Subscription service for business lead-matching service to the
environmental service and product, contractor and engineering segments.
Appears to be focused on Northeast US.
- The expert marketplace. Access to over 1,600 pre-qualified
affiliated consulting firms and more than 200,000 other firms.
- Residential and business users to compare energy source options and
submit requests for proposals. Currently lists suppliers only in California
and New York.
- ProjectGuides.com - Nationwide daily business opportunities for technical professionals.
Pre-proposals, RFPs, bidders list & bid results.
- WasteBid - Offers waste haulers the opportunity to bid for customers who e-mail
their waste handling and recycling needs.
- Wastedepot.com - Offers waste haulers and waste professionals the opportunity to link with
thousands of communities that need those services.
Consulting & Commercialization Assistance - A nice listing of associations, databases, directories
and networks of capital access sources. Centers, organizations, state programs
and agencies providing assistance for environmental business development.
- SBA created the Angel Capital Electronic Network (ACE-Net). ACE-Net has become
Active Capital to express more
accurately its proactive role in helping small businesses connect with private
The World Bank
Doing Business Database - provides indicators of the cost of doing business
by identifying specific regulations that enhance or constrain business
investment, productivity, and growth.
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- Great Lakes
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individuals with business ideas to become entrepreneurs; kick-start the
creation of new companies; and create an entrepreneurial buzz about Michigan
and the Great Lakes region that will convince start-ups to build businesses
Lakes Community Foundations Environmental
P2E2 Financing Program - Pollution Prevention and Energy Efficiency
connections to financing and loans
Foundation Locator - Sponsored and maintained by the Council on
Foundations. Provides a simple way to locate community foundations within the
Request For Proposal Database - Cornell University Center For The
Environment database of Foundation, Corporate and Government environmental
The Foundation Center
Philanthropy News Digest
- A service of the Foundation Center. RFPs by categories, e.g. Environment,
Health, Animal Welfare, Science/Tech, etc.