Evaluation of the Youth Music Initiative

Evaluation of the Youth Music Initiative

Creative Scotland wishes to commission researchers to evaluate the Youth Music Initiative programme that it delivers to put music at the heart of young people’s lives and learning in Scotland.

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1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Creative Scotland

Business Affairs, Waverley Gate, 2-4 Waterloo Place,

Edinburgh

EH1 3EG

UK

Gordon Cosh

+44 3303332000
http://www.creativescotland.com
www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained


Creative Scotland

Business Affairs, Waverley Gate, 2-4 Waterloo Place,

Edinburgh

EH1 3EG

UK

Gordon Cosh

+44 3303332000

gordon.cosh@creativescotland.com
http://www.creativescotland.com

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:


Creative Scotland

Waverley Gate, 2-4 Waterloo Place,

Edinburgh

EH1 3EG

UK

+44 3303332000

tenders@creativescotland.com
http://www.creativescotland.com

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Evaluation of the Youth Music Initiative

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

Creative Scotland wishes to commission researchers to evaluate the Youth Music Initiative programme that it delivers to put music at the heart of young people’s lives and learning in Scotland.

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=302001.

The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx.

Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

159999 other Consultancy
171000 Services – Education
171011 Services – Children
179999 other Education
291300 Performing Arts

100 All Scotland
120 Highlands and Islands
130 Aberdeen & North-East
140 Tayside, Central & Fife
150 Glasgow & Strathclyde
160 Edinburgh & Lothians
170 Scotland South

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

We expect the project cost to be in the region of £40,000 – £60,000 inclusive of VAT.

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

None.

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Single stage – Any candidate may submit a tender.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

N/a

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation 06-05-2014

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
08-05-2014  Time  17:00

c) Estimated award date 30-05-2014

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

See the attached project brief.

(SC Ref:302001)

5.2

Additional Documentation

Project Spec YMI Evaluation FINAL

5.3

Publication date of this notice

17-04-2014