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Ringo Chan Strayer University Dr. Victor Villarreal BUS501
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Assignment 1: The Independent Government Cost Estimate and the Statement of Work Due Week 3 and worth 100 points Imagine that you are working in a federal government office as a government employee. You have been tasked with preparing an Independent Government Cost Estimate (IGCE) for a two-million-dollar procurement. The purchase is for the construction of fifty (52) towers with cameras and radar. The period of the contract is ten (10) years. The contract will also include training for the camera operators. Write a four to six (4-6) page paper in which you: 1. Evaluate the importance of the IGCE. 2. Examine the reasons for confidentiality of the IGCE. Propose two (2) actions that should be taken in order to maintain the confidentiality of the IGCE. 3. Create a sample of a detailed cost estimate. 4. Evaluate the types of statements of work in regard to compatibility with this contract. 5. Determine the most appropriate type of statement of work for this contract. Support your position. 6. Use at least four (4) quality academic resources in this assignment. Note: Wikipedia and other Websites do not qualify as academic resources. Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements: Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA or school-specific format. Check with your professor for any additional instructions. Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student’s name, the professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page and the reference page are not included in the required assignment page length. The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are: Analyze the source of government funding to determine a cost estimate for the acquisition requirements. Given a defined requirement and market research results, apply the actions required to formulate a statement of work. Use technology and information resources to research issues in government acquisition. Write clearly and concisely about government acquisition using proper writing mechanics.
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The Small Business Administration (SBA) came into existence under the Small Business Act enacted by the U.S. Congress. The foremost objective of the SBA is to propel the success of small businesses. The SBA is established in 1953 by the U.S. Congress under Small Business Act (P.L. 83-163) to enhance small businesses to compete in the private market, as well as in the federal government, followed by the World War II. According to the Congress, “the Government should aid, counsel, assist, and protect, insofar as is possible, the interests of small-business concerns in order to preserve free competitive enterprise … and to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of the Nation.” The SBA offers a wide range of programs to facilitate small business growth, to include but not limited to, loan guaranty, contracting program, direct loan program, and technical assistance training program. To be eligible for any SBA programs, a
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  • Summer '09
  • FREVERT
  • Business, Contractual term, Federal government of the United States, Small business Administration

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