FY17 USGS Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) for the 3D Elevation Program (3DEP)
The FY16/FY17 Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) for 3D Elevation Program (3DEP) has been released. The BAA provides detailed information on how to partner with the USGS and other Federal agencies to acquire high-quality 3D Elevation data. Information and contacts are available at Fed Biz Opps (Search for Reference Number: G16PS00711) and Grants.gov (Funding Opportunity Number: G16AS00121). Applicants may contribute funds toward a USGS lidar data acquisition activity via the Geospatial Products and Services Contracts or they may request 3DEP funds toward a lidar data acquisition activity where the requesting partner is the acquiring authority. Federal agencies, state and local governments, tribes, academic institutions and the private sector are eligible to submit proposals. Proposals are due by 5:00PM ET on 10 October, 2016.
The USGS will host a set of public webinars to introduce the FY17 opportunity to the broadest stakeholder community possible and provide a summary of the BAA application procedures. Advanced registration is required. Select the date below to register for the event:
USGS Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) for 3D Elevation Program (3DEP) FY16 National Webinars – Notice of Public Acquisition Opportunity:
August 11, 2016 3:00 – 4:30 ET
August 15, 2016 1:00 – 2:30 ET
National Webinars will be recorded and made available for viewing.
In FY16 the 3DEP program offered partnership funding to support 29 proposals in 24 States and Territories. The map (3D Elevation Program – FY16 Partnerships) represents data acquisition partnerships offered through July 2016. The map represents projects awarded through the 3D Elevation Program (3DEP) Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) and through ongoing Federal coordination via the 3DEP Working Group.
To review the list and description of FY16 project awards, visit: BAA Awards