A Study of Knowledge Transfer Partnerships in the Private Sector

Evaluating the Business Impact of Social Science: A Study of Knowledge Transfer Partnerships in the Private Sector

The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) is seeking to commission a study to provide an overview of the impact of social science on business through private sector Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs).

Reference number: P2130059

Deadline date:10/07/2013

This deadline is for… UK SBS to receive final tender submissions (by 11am)

Contract value:£13,000 – £15,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Swindon

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: UK Shared Business Services Ltd

 

Description of the contract

The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) is seeking to commission a study to provide an overview of the impact of social science on business through private sector Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs). This study will draw on existing evidence and assess the experiences of KTP participants, in order to chart the contributions of social science.

 

Classification of the contract

73200000 Research and development consultancy services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 5 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name Al Staunton-Lambert

Organisation name UK Shared Business Services Ltd.

Address North Star House, North Star Avenue, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN2 1FF

Telephone 01793 867812

Extension number:

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How to apply

Please ensure you meet the specification and tender submission requirements. Failure to submit your bid to the correct email address, as per the attached instructions, may lead to disqualification.