Contract Vehicles

Institute for Simulation and Training (IST) receives external research funding via a variety of funding mechanisms including Contracts, Grants and Cooperative Agreements.

Some of the funding mechanisms currently available include:

  • Various Cooperative Agreements with Army Research Laboratory - Simulation and Training Technology Center (ARL-STTC).
  • Army Research Organization (ARO) Scientific Services Program (SSP) managed by Battelle (Prime).
  • Defense Systems Technical Area Tasks (DS TAT) - $3B IDIQ type contract issued by Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC). UCF is a subcontractor to AECOM (Prime).
  • Homeland Defense and Security Technical Area Tasks (HD TAT) - $900M IDIQ type contract     issued by Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC). UCF is a subcontractor to AECOM (Prime).
  • Cybersecurity and Information Technical Area Tasks (CS TAT) - $5B IDIQ type contract issued   by Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC). UCF is a subcontractor to GTRI (Prime).
  • SOCOM Wide Mission Support (SWMS) IDIQ contract. UCF is a subcontractor to CACI (Prime).
  • General Services Administration (GSA) – UCF is on the Professional Engineering Schedule (871) Contract# GS-00F-413GA

Additionally, funding may be directed to IST via one of the existing Broad Agency Announcements (BAAs):