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Federal Liaison Officer

NOTE: The application due date for this program has passed.

The Federal Liaison Officer (FLO) represents the interests of the California Department of Education (CDE) and the State Superintendent of Public Instruction (SSPI) in Washington D.C. The FLO works independently, but under the direction of CDE leadership and is responsible for providing analysis and support to the CDE and the SSPI on issues directly affecting public education, advocating on behalf of the CDE and the SSPI with Congress and to establish or change education policy and funding.

Eligibility

Eligible
Applicants
Individuals, nonprofit organizations, other organizations or agencies
Required
Eligibility
Criteria
Sole proprietorships, partnerships, public or private entities, unincorporated organizations or associations may submit proposals in response to this Request for Proposal (RFP).
Other
Eligibility
Considerations
Minimum of seven years of experience in: A.Establishing working relationships with Congress and their staffs on a bipartisan basis, Committee staffs in Congress on a bipartisan basis, and Federal agencies. B.Drafting, monitoring, and amending legislation and/or regulations. C.Thorough knowledge of the Congressional legislative, budgeting, and appropriations processes. D.Experience in coalition building and participation at the federal/national level. E.Thorough knowledge of education and nutrition law and policy.
Eligible
Grade Level(s)
Not applicable
Eligible
Age Level(s)
Not applicable

Funding

Legal
Authority
Budget Act Item Number 6110-001-0001.
Source / Type State / Contract
State Fiscal Year 2012-13
SACS Resource/
Revenue Codes
5810 / 8290
Total Available $490,880
Recipient
Amount
$490,880
Match
Requirement
No
Allocation Formula Recipient of the contract award will receive $245,440 per year for two years.

Important Dates

Date
Application
Available
September 13, 2012
Due Date October 25, 2012
Expected
Notification Date
November 19, 2012

Additional Information

Application http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r7/fedliaisonofficer12rfp.asp
Background Unavailable
Fiscal Unavailable
Funding Resultshttp://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r7/fedliaisonofficer12results.asp
Other Unavailable

Contacts

Program Erika Webb-Hughes
Phone : 916-319-0650
E-mail : ehughes@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Erika Webb-Hughes
Phone : 916-319-0650
E-mail : ehughes@cde.ca.gov
Division Government Affairs Division
Phone : 916-319-0800
Fax : 916-319-0100

Last Modified: November 19, 2012

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Sacramento, CA 95814

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