PCORI periodically makes a variety of external funding opportuni­ties available throughout the course of its work, including Requests for Proposals (RFPs) or Requests for Information (RFI), which are awarded through a competitive process. Each RFP or RFI contains its own statement of work, requirements, and evaluation criteria.

Organizational Learning Strategy

Consulting Services to Support the Redesign and Development of PCORI’s Organizational Learning Strategy

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) seeks proposals for a Contractor to provide support in PCORI’s organizational learning strategy process. This is a multi-phased, complex strategic initiative that will be critical to PCORI’s success in measuring and demonstrating our impact as an organization. While PCORI expects to do the work required to carry out this initiative, the role of the Contractor will be to provide expert guidance, tools and templates, and best practices throughout the duration of the project. Prospective offerors may submit questions regarding this Request for Proposal (RFP) no later than 5:00 pm ET on November 24, 2021. PCORI will make a single award (no more than one (1) awardee). The Contractor will operate at the direction of and receive guidance from PCORI. View the RFP for more details.

Request for Proposal Released:
November 15, 2021
Deadline for Questions: November 24, 2021
Deadline for Proposals: December 17, 2021
Projected Award Date: January 19, 2022
Projected Start Date: February 1, 2022

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Peer Review Process Analysis

Task Order Request for Proposal (TORFP) for Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Analytic and Operational Support for the Engagement of the Public and Patients (AOSEPP)

This TORFP has been released under the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)'s Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Analytic and Operational Support for the Engagement of the Public and Patients (AOSEPP) under the Facilitation and Support of Meetings domain. PCORI is seeking a TORFP from IDIQ Holders to perform the following services and support:

To interview PCORI-funded principal investigators (PIs) about the PCORI Peer Review process’s strengths and weaknesses and prepare an initial summary report followed by a full final report. The Contractor will use the summary report to inform a virtual meeting of the Peer Review stakeholder communities. The Contractor will facilitate the stakeholder meeting and provide a full final report encompassing lessons learned from the interviews and meeting with recommendations for possible next steps/process changes. PCORI expects to make one award under this TORFP with an anticipated contract award date of November 5, 2021; the Period of Performance is six (6) months. This will be a single award Task Order on a time and material agreement. View the TORFP for more details.

Please direct all questions regarding this RFP to [email protected] by 5:00 pm ET on October 1, 2021, referencing TORFP # PCO – Peer Review Process Analysis - Task Order #6.

Request for Proposal Released:
September 21, 2021
Deadline for Questions: October 1, 2021
Deadline for Proposals: October 21, 2021
Projected Award Date: November 5, 2021
Projected Start Date: November 15, 2021

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Peer Review Management Services

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) seeks a Contractor to provide peer review management services for draft final research reports (DFRRs) from our funded studies. PCORI’s authorizing law mandates that PCORI implement a process for peer reviewing PCORI-funded primary research and making research findings publicly available in a form and format useful to patients, clinicians, and others. The peer review process implemented by PCORI requires the Contractor to manage peer review of the DFRRs, including hiring and managing expert associate editors (AEs) and establishing a diverse pool of peer reviewers. View the RFP for more information.

Request for Proposal Released:
January 21, 2021
Pre-Proposal Conference: February 2, 2021 (View presentation slides)
Questions Due: February 5, 2021 (View questions)
Deadline for Proposals: April 2, 2021
Projected Award Date: May 21, 2021
Projected Start Date: January 1, 2022

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Posted: May 21, 2013; Updated: November 17, 2021

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