Resources for producing government documents written in plain, clear, easy-to-understand language. PLAIN is a community of federal employees dedicated to the idea that citizens deserve clear communication from government and that using plain language saves federal agencies time and money and provides better service to the American public.
The format for a Request for Proposal (RFP) from a federal government agency is mandated by the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR). They are typically broken down into sections that are identified by letter. This article explains what is contained in each section.