Government Contract Vehicles

Child Trends offers streamlined contracting services through several federal, state and local government contract vehicles such as the GSA Federal Supply Schedule, Blanket Purchase Agreements (BPA) and Indefinite Quantity/Indefinite Delivery (IDIQ) contracts. These vehicles include:

GSA Federal Supply Schedule – Professional Services Schedule (PSS)

General Services Administration

Child Trends was awarded this GSA Federal Supply Schedule – Professional Services Schedule (PSS) contract to provide services under the MAS Schedule for 541611  Management and Financial Consulting, Acquisition and Grants Management Support, and Business Program and Project Management Services

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Evaluation Studies IDIQ

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

Child Trends was awarded this Indefinite-Delivery-Indefinite-Quantity (IDIQ) contract to support the production of focused, high-priority, evaluation activities in support of Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). These activities may include evaluation studies, evaluation and information syntheses, policy and environmental assessments, development, implementation, analyzing the implementation of best practices as a result of a quality improvement projects, and assessment of evaluation capacity building activities, and the development and implementation of performance measurement tools and data systems.

Program Support Center IDIQ Contract (PSC IDIQ)

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Child Trends was awarded this Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract to support the Program Support Center in the conduct of projects and services in the following areas:

  • Policy Assessments/Analysis
  • Program Assessments
  • Evaluation Design Studies and Data Collection
  • Performance Measurement
  • Technical Assistance/Expertise
  • Data Analysis

Chief Evaluation Office (CEO) Research and Evaluation Initiatives

U.S. Department of Labor

Child Trends was awarded this Blanket Purchase agreement (BPA) to support the U.S. Department of Labor in the development, collection, analysis, and dissemination of research and evaluation studies.

Education Grants Management Support Services (EDGMSS) IDIQ

U.S. Department of Education

Child Trends was awarded this IDIQ to provide grants support services across a range of functions that are essential to ED’s    discretionary and formula grant programs.

OPEPD Data Analytics and Evaluation Support (DAES) BPA

Office of Planning, Evaluation and Policy Development (OPEPD)

U.S. Department of Education

Child Trends was awarded this BPA to provide support education policy development and implementation.

MA EEC Research and Evaluation Consulting Services 

Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care

Child Trends was selected to be included on a list of qualified researchers, evaluators, and consultants, from which the EEC will draw on an “as needed” basis to provide data, conduct research and perform periodic studies, surveys and evaluations of EEC program initiatives.

Education Consulting – Statewide Term Contract

State of South Carolina

Child Trends is a pre-approved vendor providing education consulting services for the South Carolina Department of Education (SCDE), Education Oversight Committee (EOC), school districts and other education related Using Governmental Units (UGUs) in South Carolina. Education Consultation Services include education policy, services, testing, trends, and other education related issues.

California Multiple Award Schedule (CMAS)

California General Services Administration

Child Trends is a pre-approved vendor under the Business Consulting and Services category.

For more information, please contact Kali Cruttenden, Proposal, Compliance and Operations Manager, at

Child Trends regularly partners with small, disadvantaged (including ANC and Indian Tribes), small women-owned, small HUBZone business, small veteran-owned, and service-disabled veteran owned small businesses.  These partnerships provide specific expertise that supplements or complements our capabilities, so we may continually offer the latest best practices that are required by the industry today.  If your organization is interested in partnering with Child Trends, please send a summary of your organization’s expertise to  If an opportunity for partnership is identified, a member of our team will reach out to you.