Governors State University
Request for Proposal:
Federal Resource Procurement
Vendor: Golin Harris of Arlington, VA
Number of Unsuccessful, Responsive Respondents:
An estimated $252,000
Terms: July 1, 2006 to June 30, 2009 subject to approval by the University's Board of Trustees, with two 3-year renewals, as per the specifications, at the discretion of GSU.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
Monday March 6, 2006
Sealed responses will be accepted at the address below until
Thursday March 23, 2006:
One University Parkway
GSU wishes to evaluate proposals from firms with proven experience in the pursuit and award of federal grants and appropriations on behalf of Governors State University.
Responding vendors must understand the strategic initiatives of the university and be familiar with current funding resources at the state and federal level.
The awarded firm will be responsible (at minimum) for: identifying potential funding, securing meetings, authoring correspondence, and staffing resources available to communicate with the university's senior administrators.
The awarded firm must understand State of Illinois government, statutes, higher education, and the unique characteristics of Governors State University. Experience consulting with colleges and universities is required.
For additional information, contact:
Phone: (708) 534-4990
FAX: (708) 235-3970
Submit 3 copies of the response as defined in the specifications.
The University reserves the right to accept or reject any and all responses or parts thereof.
Proposal documents may be obtained by contacting the Purchasing Office.
Illinois Department of Human Rights
(IDHR) eligibility number is required on all proposals.