Work with WestEd

Across the country, WestEd staff work on a range of federal, state, and local projects in conjunction with a variety of funders, partners, and subcontractors. We welcome the opportunity to discuss contracting and partnering opportunities with your organization.

Federal Contract Vehicles

WestEd has a task order contract through 2020 with the General Services Administration under the Professional Services Schedule (PSS). All federal agencies may procure work with WestEd through this vehicle. Visit our Professional Services Schedule (PSS) page for more information about the services WestEd offers through this schedule.

WestEd is an approved vendor on the Department of Education Technical Support Services Blanket Purchase Agreement, providing a range of services and expertise in the areas of technical assistance, research, evaluation, and data analysis. WestEd is also an approved vendor on the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Program Support Center Task Order. Services that WestEd offers under this indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity task order contract include: data analysis and support services, evaluation design studies and data collection, performance measurement, policy assessment and analysis, program assessments, and technical assistance.

Subcontracting With Small Businesses

WestEd is pleased to work in partnership with a diverse group of small businesses, including historically underutilized business zone (HUBzone) small businesses, as well as disadvantaged, women-owned, veteran-owned, and service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses. If you are interested in exploring a partnership with WestEd, please send an email that includes information about your company’s expertise and capabilities to

Request for Proposals (RFPs): Announcements

WestEd Seeks Proposals for Architect, Designer, General Contractor, and Construction Management Services for Tenant Improvement Build-Out of Office Space

WestEd is soliciting proposals from qualified Design-Build firms to partner with WestEd’s Property and Facilities Management Department to provide architecture, interior design, and construction management for an upcoming project in Sacramento, CA. In addition, firms will provide engineering for all mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) systems.

Download the 2018 Design-Build Services RFP (PDF).

This RFP provides interested firms with sufficient information to enable them to prepare and submit a proposal for consideration by WestEd.

Deadline for Electronic Submission (required) of Proposals

An electronic version of the proposal must be received no later than 4pm (PT) on Tuesday, August 28, 2018. Electronic copies must be delivered via email to Oscar Leon, Procurement Manager, at

If firms wish to submit a hard copy of the proposal, it must be postmarked no later than the due date and mailed to 4665 Lampson Ave., Los Alamitos, CA 90720; Attn: Oscar Leon.

If you have questions regarding this RFP, please email WestEd’s Procurement Manager, Oscar Leon, at by Tuesday, August 14, 2018.  Answers to qualifying questions will be sent via email by Tuesday, August 21, 2018.