ACDI/VOCA holds several contracting vehicles and issues Requests for Proposal (RFPs) to facilitate development activities.

GSA Multiple Award Schedule (MAS)

ACDI/VOCA provides a range of business consulting solutions for federal agencies through MAS, including the following: (1) value chain and market system analysis; (2) targeted technical assistance; (3) literature reviews and multi-country landscape analysis; (4) tool development and multimedia training; (5) strategy development and evaluations; (6) program management for research and learning initiatives; and (7) large-scale, multi-year, field-based development programs.

Feed the Future Advancing Women’s Empowerment (AWE) Program

We are the lead gender-in-agricultural systems partner in the AWE Consortium, led by EnCompass LLC. AWE offers a range of short and long-term technical assistance for missions, implementing partners, the Bureau for Food Security, and USAID offices, including Analysis & Application; Monitoring, Evaluating, Learning; Capacity Building; and Implementation Support.

Farmer-to-Farmer Leader with Associate (LWA)  

Through the Farmer-to-Farmer LWA, USAID can partner with us to support agribusiness development and address food security and market development needs worldwide. Through short and multi-year engagements, we leverage our extensive network of senior volunteer consultants in agronomics, cooperative development, business management, export marketing, and more.

Feed the Future Kenya Livestock Market Systems Leader with Associates (LWA) 

We lead this innovative regional contracting mechanism that enables USAID missions in East Africa to access services to expand economic opportunities; strengthen institutions, systems, and governance; improve human capital; and strengthen systems for collaborating, learning, & adapting.

Request for Proposal for Business Development Technical Services

We are pleased to release our RFP for a Blanket Purchase Agreement for business development technical support services. The successful bidder will work with ACDI/VOCA’s Business Development Group, the company’s central new business unit. We are a strategic group deeply committed to excellence as we support our company’s efforts to address issues of food security, economic prosperity, and social inclusion through locally driven market solutions. In addition to other responsibilities, our division guides the management, including writing, of competitive bids. BDG also oversees the production of all proposals, which includes proposal editing, formatting, and final packaging.

Request for Proposal for Loan Conveyor Software System

The USAID Enterprise Competitiveness Project is seeking proposals for a loan conveyor software. Questions and inquiries are due May 21, 2021. The proposal submission deadline is June 8, 2021. Please submit questions and proposals to