After submitting your White Paper please email the TALOS Team to let us know you have completed your submission. Please email us for each separate submission. We will reply within 5 business days to confirm receipt of your White Paper. In the subject line please use the following format "White Paper-Topic Area-TALOSBAA-Company Name." 
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BAA Solicitation Number*
BAA Topic Area*
BAA Sub-Topic Area*
White Paper Title*
Total Estimated Cost* 
Proposed Period of Performance / Start Date*
Select a date from the calendar.  
Proposed Period of Performance / End Date*
Select a date from the calendar.  
CAGE Code*
DUNS Number*
Tax Identification Number*
Organization Type*
Company Name*
Company Address*
Company Website*
Technical POC*
Technical POC Phone Number*
Technical POC Email*
Business POC*
Business POC Email*
Does the submitter have a facility clearance?*
Are you proposing to use foreign nationals for this effort?*
Does the white paper include proprietary information?*
If yes, is it properly marked?
Does the proposed effort include the use of human/animal subjects or recombinant DNA?*
Has the technical capability being submitted been proposed to or funded by the DoD or another Federal Agency?*
If yes, identify the agency, solcitation, and contract/grant number
I have read and understand this verification statement.*After completing your White Paper/Quad Chart submission you must send an email to to let us know it has been submitted. You must email the TALOS Team for each separate submission. The TALOS Team will verify receipt of your submission within 5 business days. In the subject line of your email use the following format: WhitePaperTitle_Company Name_MMDDYYYY.
I Have Read and Understand USSOCOM's Policies and Disclaimers as indicated below.*
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 Policy and Disclaimers


Submission Information:

The naming convention of uploaded attachments shall conform to the following format (CompanyName_WhitePaperTitle_MMDDYYYY.doc or pdf), contain no more than 50 characters, and no special characters.  Once all fields are completed and file(s) attached, please click “Submit Form” only once. 

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International Traffic in Arms Regulation:

Proposed technology may be restricted under the International Traffic in Arms Regulation (ITAR), which controls the export and import of defense-related material and services. The contractor must disclose any proposed use of foreign nationals, their country of origin, and what tasks each would accomplish in the statement of work.

Use of Non-Government Personnel:

All proprietary material should be clearly marked and will be held in strict confidence. Restrictive notices notwithstanding, proposals may be handled for administrative purposes by a support contractor that is bound by appropriate non-disclosure requirements. The United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) may solicit input on technical aspects of the proposal from non-government consultants and advisors who are bound by appropriate non-disclosure requirements. Non-government personnel will not establish final assessment of risk, rate, or rank offerors’ proposals. These advisors are expressly prohibited from competing for BAA awards under this announcement. All administrative support contractors, consultants, and advisors having access to any proprietary data will certify that they will not disclose any information pertaining to this solicitation, including any submission, the identity of any submitters, or any other information relative to this solicitation, and shall certify that they have no financial interest in any submission evaluated. Submissions and information received in response to this solicitation constitute the offeror’s permission to disclose that information to administrative support contractors and non-government consultants and advisors.

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