EB-5 Certified Investment Partner Services

The Economic Development Department has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to promote foreign investment opportunities and related services within the City of San Diego.

This RFP seeks to identify investment management firms with active United States Citizenship and Immigration (USCIS) Regional Center certification in the San Diego region who seek to participate in the visa program established under Section 203(b)(5) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA), 8 U.S.C. § 1153(b)(5) (EB-5 Program).

The specific requirements of this solicitation are identified in the RFP.

PDF icon EB-5 Certified Investment Partner Services RFP (PDF)

Key Dates (Pacific Standard Time)

  • April 6, 2017: Issuance of RFP
  • April 20, 2017 (1 p.m.):  A pre-submittal conference call will be held to answer questions and provide more information about the process and desired scope of services. This call is optional. Those interested can call 1-619-236-5939 to participate.
  • April 26, 2017 (5 p.m.): Deadline for submitting questions and comments about the RFP
  • May 2, 2017 (5 p.m.): Responses to questions posted. (Not applicable. No questions were submitted.)
  • May 22, 2017 (5 p.m.): DEADLINE FOR SUBMITTING RFP


City of San Diego Contact   

Kevin Sullivan
Innovation Economy and Contracts Manager
City of San Diego Economic Development Department
Civic Center Plaza
1200 Third Ave., Suite 1400
San Diego, CA 92101
Email: [email protected]