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Contractor: University of Pennsylvania, Linguistic Data Consortium
Department: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
University of Pennsylvania, Linguistic Data Consortium, Philadelphia, Pa.,is being awarded an $8,122,014 modification to a cost contract (HR0011-11-C-0145). Option 1 is being exercised to continue research under the Broad Operational Language Translation program to address the compelling need to perform multi-turn communication with non-English speaking local populations of foreign countries and allies. Work will be performed in Philadelphia (61 percent); New York (2 percent); Waltham, Mass. (16 percent); Boulder, Colo. (12 percent); Cambridge, Mass. (6 percent); and Chatswood, Australia (3 percent). The work is expected to be completed by November 2015. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, Arlington, Va is the contracting activity.
Total Contract Value: $8,122,014