Request for tender: Automated essay scoring (AES) trial project

 The Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority is seeking responses from suitably qualified and experienced organisations for the following request for tender (RFT) 2021/2 in relation to the provision of services for the automated essay scoring (AES) trial project. Please access the below documentation for details on this request for tender: 

Closing date: Thursday 29 April 2021, 3 pm (Sydney time) 

Tenderers should register their interest by email in order to be able to be invited to the tenderers' briefing, notified of addenda or notified of clarifications relating to the RFT documentation.

Tenderers' briefing: 8 April 2021

Adam Larkins 
02 8098 3215 
[email protected]


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