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request for proposal (RFP)

[rikwest′]
Etymology: L, requaerere, to require, propronere, to propound
a solicitation by a funding agency for proposals to accomplish a particular goal. The RFP lists the requirements a project must meet to receive funding.

request for proposal

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RFP

Notification by a foundation or government agency that funds are available for research projects and that research sponsors are seeking applicants for those funds.

request for proposal (RFP),

n a solicitation by a funding agency for proposals to accomplish a particular goal. The RFP lists the requirements a project must meet to receive funding.
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This request for proposal is the culmination of a series of presentations that led to the December 2005 CalSTRS Investment Committee decision made to expand the fixed income portfolio's investable universe from the Lehman Aggregate and High Yield universe.
In December 2005, DHHS issued a Request for Proposal (RFP #DHHS-ORDC-DDA-05-12) for Medical Countermeasures to Mitigate or Treat Neutropenia Alone or in Combination with Co-Morbidities Associated with ARS.
A Pre-Proposal conference will be held to allow County staff to discuss all relevant issues associated with the Request for Proposal and to permit Bidders an opportunity to ask questions.
A copy of the request for proposals is available on the CalSTRS Web site at www.
This Request for Proposal (RFP) contains instructions governing the information to be included in the Contractor s response, a description of the service to be provided, general evaluation criteria, and/or other requirements, which must be met by the Offeror to be eligible for consideration.
Upon the Leader Wind Project being successfully awarded a contract under the Ontario Ministry of Energy's Request for Proposals for 1000 MW of renewable energy to be announced in November 2005, the strategic partner will acquire the awarded project.
22DEG") (in which EPG holds an approximate 39% equity interest) have entered into a non-binding Letter of Intent with a strategic partner, which will enable EPG and 22DEG's wind power projects to be bid into the Ontario Government's Request for Proposal (RFP) for renewable energy announced April 19th, 2005.
The objective of this Request for Proposal is to identify the individual or organization to conduct the highest quality surveillance for the DOH on obesity and obesity-related behaviors.
SAN DIEGO -- Businesses Hail Request for Proposal Addendum, Will Continue to Closely Monitor Any Attempts at "Monopolizing" Future Water Authority Projects
Merrimack Energy Group will serve as the independent evaluator for the Request for Proposals (RFP), and PowerAdvocate will provide the response platform and related technology for the RFP process.
Applicants must file a notice of intent to compete--which can be found in the request for proposals section--in order to participate in the competitive grants process.
New York City Economic Development Corporation issued a Request for Proposals for the sale and redevelopment of the landmark Kingsbridge Armory, a 575,000 s/f building at 29 West Kingsbridge Road in the Kingsbridge Heights section of the Bronx.

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