July 13, 2020 (Lanham, MD) The Bizzell Group (Bizzell) was awarded a prime contract under the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Bureau for Policy, Planning, and Learning Office of Learning, Evaluation, and Research (PPL/LER) to provide monitoring, evaluation and learning (MEL) services through the EVAL ME II IDIQ. This work is aimed at strengthening USAID’s evidence-based decision making by providing high quality and timely MEL services.

“It is an honor to know that our MEL work is trusted and valued by an esteemed agency such as USAID,” says Rose Amolo, Director of Global Programs at Bizzell. “We look forward to bringing a new and unique perspective to the program as we leverage our staff’s expertise and insights to support USAID’s MEL efforts around the world.”

Under this new contract, Bizzell will design and implement quantitative and qualitative evaluation studies and assessments; conduct evaluation synthesis or synthetic reviews; provide technical assistance in performance monitoring; provide monitor services, develop and deliver evaluation and monitor training; support the agency in learning from evidence to adapt programming; and support implementation of knowledge management practices and services.

Bizzell is joined by MEL practitioners, QED Group and NORC, as sub-contractors on the opportunity.

About Bizzell

Established in 2010, The Bizzell Group (Bizzell) is a U.S. Small Business Administration 8(a) certified strategic management consulting firm. Our expert staff and consultants work on Monitoring & Evaluation, Communication & Outreach, Data Analytics, Global Services, Health Information Solutions, Innovation & Technology, Program Management, and Workforce Innovation projects that meet national priorities. Under the leadership and vision of founder, Anton C. Bizzell, MD, the company has grown from a staff of two in one small office, to a thriving firm with offices in Lanham, MD; Rockville, MD; Atlanta, GA; and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, with ongoing projects around the world. Learn more about our data-driven, research-informed, innovative solutions to complex-real-world challenges: The Bizzell Group.