Washington, DC – February 25, 2014 – Longevity Consulting, one of Washington D.C.’s leading providers of grants management services, and Continuous Process Improvement (CPI) training and support to the federal government, was recently awarded a multi-million dollar contract by the Department of Education (ED). The contract, awarded under ED’s Office of Innovation and Improvement (OII), will provide logistical and administrative support for the OII grant program peer review process.
“We’re excited to provide our leading grants management services to the Office of Innovation and Improvement through seamless logistical and forward-thinking solutions,” said Eric Thompson, chief operating officer of Longevity Consulting. “We hope to continue a long and fruitful relationship with the Department of Education.”
As part of the contract, Longevity will support the i3 grants program, a relatively new grant program initiated in 2009. The program provides competitive grants to educational institutions and non-profit organizations with a record of improving student achievement and attainment in order to expand the implementation of, and investment in, improving student achievement or student growth, closing achievement gaps, decreasing dropout rates, increasing high school graduation rates, or increasing college enrollment and completion rates.
With offices in DC and Virginia, Longevity Consulting is a full service information technology firm providing clients with a broad range of business solutions, from support services to system integrations, to improve and maximize their IT operations.
The Office of Innovation and Improvement (OII) is an entrepreneurial arm of the U.S. Department of Education (ED). It makes strategic investments in innovative educational practices through more than 30 discretionary grant programs and coordinates the public school choice and supplemental educational services provisions of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA).
About Longevity Consulting
Longevity Consulting is an information technology and Continuous Process Improvement, solution based, full service organization, dedicated to producing results. We are an SBA 8(a) Certified, Veteran Owned, Small Disadvantaged Business and our goal is to create a collaborative environment between our consultants and our clients. This synergistic relationship helps with identifying ways to improve our clients’ business and better positions the company to provide the most appropriate solution for each client engagement. For more information about Longevity Consulting, please visit us at www.longevityconsulting.com.