Technical & Cost Proposal Submission Deadline: 19 January


SOFWERX, in collaboration with USSOCOM Naval Special Warfare, previously hosted a Capability Collaboration Event (CCE) to discuss new, novel, and provocative submersible personal watercraft (PWC) capabilities with current subject matter experts (SME) in industry, academia, and government laboratories.  SOFWERX is now seeking technical and cost proposal submissions based on the outcome of the CCE which will identify potential research and development partners based upon technical proposals and cost proposals to pursue and develop a functional prototype.


Project Purpose: Develop and deliver a prototype, submersible personal watercraft capable of being stored at depth, surfaced, utilized for mission, returned to rendezvous point, submerged to depth, and re-docked/stored (storage and/or the specific means for storage/docking are beyond the scope of this effort).


Tentative Schedule for Phase II: 

19 January- Submission Deadline

19-26 January- Possible interim teleconferences with SOFWERX to clarify any questions or concerns about submissions

26 January- Downselect best value partners


How to get involved:

1. Review the submission instructions: Proposal Guidelines

2. Submit your Cost Proposal: Cost Proposal

3. Submit your Technical Proposal: Technical Proposal

*Please be sure you are submitting both the technical and cost proposals.


For additional event related questions, please contact Tara Parker at

For additional technical questions, please contact Haris Muratagic at