Illinois State University
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: National Public Radio, Washington, DC
Amount: An estimated $150,000
An estimated start date of 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, August 31, 2017
The University awarded a contract for Membership, programming and digital services.
NPR Programming Services
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for programming and broadcast license rights for university-operated radio and television stations(30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(7)) This membership provides nationally recognized news programming to be aired on the University's campus radio station.
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qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.