What is a request for proposal?
What are the steps for writing a request for proposal
What is an request for proposal (RFP)?
Many companies write RFP's in order to obtain new software that will help their company's productivity. Professors write RFP's to obtain grant money for research or other projects. Students write RFP's for their thesis papers or to gain acceptance into a graduate program (the RFP for acceptance is usually called a letter of intent)
According to Reh (2012) there are 12 steps to writing an RFP.
This solution explains what a request for proposal is and outlines the steps for writing such a proposal. Included are two references fro further investigation of the topic.