CIO-SP3: Small Business and 8(a) Contracts

NITAAC: Reimagining Acquisitions | CIO-SP3 Small Business: IT Services/Solutions

Chief Information Officer — Solutions and Partners 3 (CIO-SP3) is a Governmentwide Acquisition Contract (GWAC), Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) vehicle designed to permit all federal civilian and defense agencies to acquire a wide range of Information Technology (IT) services and solutions. These IT solutions include, but are not limited to, health and biomedical-related IT services to meet scientific, health, administrative, operational, managerial, and information management requirements. CIO-SP3 has a 10-year period of performance, and a $20B contract ceiling value.


  • Quality of Service: A pre-competed pool of small contract holders
  • Cost Effectiveness and Transparency: Pre-competed rates available online
  • Speed to Order: E-ordering in 10 minutes or less
  • Speed to Kickoff: Awards in 30 days or less

Contract Details:

  • Vehicle Type: Governmentwide Acquisition Contract (GWAC), Multiple Award, Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ)
  • Contracting Agency National Institutes of Health Information Technology Acquisition and Assessment Center (NITAAC)
    • Contract Numbers: HHSN316201200107W (8[a] Contract), HHSN316201200188W (Small Business)

Prompt Payment Terms

  • One percent discount for invoices paid within 10 days of invoice date

Scope of Contract:

  • Task Area 1: IT Services for Biomedical Research, Health Sciences, and Healthcare
  • Task Area 2: Chief Information Officer (CIO) Support
  • Task Area 4: Outsourcing
  • Task Area 5: IT Operations and Maintenance
  • Task Area 6: Integration Services
  • Task Area 7: Critical Infrastructure Protection and Information Assurance
  • Task Area 8: Digital Government
  • Task Area 9: Enterprise Resource Planning
  • Task Area 10: Software Development

Core Competencies:

  • Applications Development & Management
  • Management Consulting
  • Cybersecurity
  • IT Infrastructure

Eligible Users: Any federal civilian or DoD agency

Award Range: $250 to $100 million ($20 billion ceiling)

Task Order Types: Firm-Fixed-Price (FFP), Cost-Plus-Fixed-Fee (CPFF), Cost-Plus-Award-Fee (CPAF), Cost-Plus-Incentive-Fee (CPIF), Cost Reimbursement (CR), Time-and-Materials (T&M)

Task Order Competition Required: None

Ordering Period: June 30, 2012 to June 29, 2022 (10 years)

Agency Service Fee Fees Not To Exceed: .55%

DUNS Number: 118324461

For more information, contact:

Michael Brokaw, SVP and CIO-SP3 Program Manager
(571) 612-2424

*No discount for prompt payment