Doing Business with LSC: RFPs

Doing Business with LSC: RFPsThank you for your interest in doing business with LSC. All active Request for Proposal (RFP) and Request for Information (RFI) opportunities are listed below by due date. If you don't see any opportunities relating to your business, please check again soon. Our business and procurement needs are constantly evolving and we regularly seek the assistance of seasoned vendors and contractors for special projects and products. As a federally established and funded, yet independent, nonprofit organization, LSC qualifies for GSA Schedule pricing and cross-posts many of its RFP opportunities on eBuy.gsa.gov and FedBizOpps.gov.

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Recently Closed RFPs

Netsuite Implementation (Proposals Due September 20, 2019)

LSC is soliciting proposals from vendors that are qualified to implement Oracle NetSuite. This new finance and accounting system will replace LSC's current financial management system, Infor SunSystems. 

For more details and to learn how to submit a proposal, click here

Answers to Vendor Q&As here

Website Development (Proposals Due September 13, 2019)

LSC is soliciting proposals to assist us in revamping LSC’s corporate website at https://www.lsc.gov. This work will begin in late 2019.   The primary objective is to make the site easy to use, both for visitors and the staff that work with the site. 

For more details and to learn how to submit a proposal, click here

Answers to Vendor Q&As here

Grants Management System (Proposals Due August 16, 2019)

LSC is soliciting proposals from vendors that are qualified to provide software, implementation services, and ongoing support for a Grants Management System (“GMS”).  The new system will replace LSC’s current GMS, EasyGrants; LSC’s current constituent relationship management tool, Salesforce; and other legacy databases that track grant‐related data.  LSC requires a Software‐as‐a‐Service solution.

For more details and to learn how to submit a proposal, click here. 

For Appendix A: LSC To-Be Process Workflows, click here.

For Appendix B:  Detailed Requirements, click here.

Answers to Vendor Q&As here

Legal Navigator Usability Testing (Proposals due August 12, 2019)

LSC seeks a seasoned website evaluator to conduct usability testing of Legal Navigator in Alaska and Hawaii (two separate RFPs).  Legal Navigator is a platform that will enable people to navigate the court system and legal resources, learn about their rights, identify legal problems, and prepare and file critical court documents in a way that is accessible, comprehensive, trusted, and easy to use. Specifically, LSC seeks to evaluate mobile friendliness, plain language, language access, and ease of navigation. 

For details on the Usability Testing RFP for Alaska, click here.

For details on the Usability Testing RFP for Hawaii, click here.

Preferred Vendors for Graphic Design Services (Proposals Due May 20, 2019)

LSC seeks to establish a Preferred Vendor relationship with one or more graphic designers to expeditiously create professional-grade publications.  Specifically, LSC seeks graphic design and layout services or print and digital versions of annual and specialized publications, templates for in-house use by LSC staff, and occasional special projects or collateral materials, such as brochures.  Preferred Vendor status gives qualified vendors privileged access to LSC’s graphic design opportunities. 

As a national leader on access to justice issues, LSC issues several publications each year to increase awareness of the significance and value of civil legal aid and to promote increased access to justice and funding for civil legal aid.  The publications are shared with grant recipients, members of Congress, prominent jurists, access to justice advocates, business and community leaders, and the public. 

For more details and to learn how to submit a proposal, click here.

For answers to questions posed by bidders, click here. (Posted May 7, 2019.)

Due to the high volume of responses to this Preferred Vendor RFP, LSC has extended the proposal review period as shown in the below chart. Thank you for your patience.

Updated RFP Schedule

Application Development Services (Proposals Due December 13)

LSC seeks an application developer to support Legal Navigator. The successful applicant must be able to perform two key components. First, the application developer must satisfy LSC’s core requirements for developing and maintaining the Legal Navigator application, described in more detail below. Second, the successful applicant must be able to scale up for the development of application enhancements.

For more details and to learn how to submit a proposal, click here.

For answers to questions posed by bidders, click here.

Grant Management Services (Proposals Due by Email on November 12 with Hard Copies Postmarked by November 13)

LSC is inviting proposals from qualified candidates to assist with administering, overseeing, and evaluating the effectiveness of its new 2017 Hurricanes and California Wildfires Disaster Relief Grant Program. LSC’s Disaster Relief Grant Program is funded per LSC’s portion of the 2017 Disaster Supplemental Appropriations, which provided special federal funding for survivors of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria and the 2017 California wildfires. LSC’s Hurricanes and California Wildfire Disaster Relief Grants will allow legal aid providers in the areas significantly affected by those disasters to enhance the delivery of storm- and fire-related legal services using mobile resources and technologies and pro bono coordinators.

For more details and to learn how to submit a proposal, click here.

For answers to questions posed by bidders, click here.

Preferred Vendors for Employment Staffing Services (Proposals Due November 2)

The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) invited proposals from qualified employment staffing agencies to become LSC’s preferred vendor for staffing services. Preferred vendor status gives qualified vendors privileged access to LSC’s staffing opportunities. 

For more details and to learn how to submit a proposal, click here.

For answers to questions posed by bidders, click here.

Website Development (Proposals Due November 19, 2018)

(LSC) sought information on how an interested partner could assist us in revamping LSC’s corporate website at https://www.lsc.gov. This work will begin in early 2019. The primary objective is to make the site easy to use, both for visitors and the staff that work with the site.

THIS IS A REQUEST FOR INFORMATION (RFI) ONLY. This RFI is issued solely for information and planning purposes – it does not constitute a Request for Proposal (RFP) or a promise to issue an RFP in the future. This request for information does not commit LSC to contract for the services requested.

For more details and to learn how to submit a proposal, click here.

For answers to questions posed by bidders, click here.