Request for Qualifications - MassCEC Federal Funding Opportunities Consultant Services

MassCEC seeks qualified vendors to provide support in applying for, and where relevant, providing support to external applicants seeking federal funding opportunities, particularly those opportunities that arise from passage of the federal Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, the Inflation Reduction Act, and the Justice40 Initiative, and that align with MassCEC priority areas and organizational strengths.  

MassCEC seeks to pre-qualify professionals that can provide support services in one or more of the following areas:  

  • identifying funding opportunities 
  • recommending and coordinating partners for an application  
  • managing applicable stakeholder engagement  
  • coordinating any relevant sections of the application from partners 
  • drafting a funding application, portion of an application or MassCEC letter of support 
  • advising on federal funding reporting requirements 
  • if requested, providing project management services on awarded funding opportunities 

MassCEC anticipates qualifying multiple Contractors and plans to provide future task orders for them to bid on through an expedited process. This RFQ additionally includes the first task order. Interested applicants are welcome to:  

  1. Only apply to be qualified under this RFQ for future work opportunities, or  
  2. Apply to be qualified under this RFQ for future work opportunities AND apply for work outlined in Task Order #1.  
Application Deadline
December 14, 2022
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Funding Schedule

Process Step


Release of RFQ

November 16, 2022

Questions due to MassCEC via email to

November 30, 2022

Questions with Answers Posted 

December 7, 2022

Statement of Qualifications Due

December 14, 2022, 4:00 PM EST

Applicants Notified of Selection Qualification


January 2023


Application Process

The submission must be in electronic form, submitted via email to with “Federal Funding Opportunities Consultant Services RFQ Proposal” appearing in the e‐mail subject line.

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