Northeastern Illinois University
Sole Source #R70231
Announcement of a Sole Source Purchase
Vendor: Close Up Foundation, Alexandria, VA
Terms: One-time transaction
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
Monday, February 27, 2006
a contract for student travel to
Close Up Foundation, Alexandria, VA
This purchase is only economically available from a single source because the
education, research, public service, or athletic activities are related to participation in mandated organizations of which the University is a member.
The Close Up Foundation is providing a week long study visit to Washington D.C. for 40 students of the Wells Community Academy - Chicago Public Schools (CPS). This purchase is funded through Northeastern Illinois University's and the CPS participation in the GEAR UP grant program. The GEAR UP grant is funded by the U.S. Department of Education and is designed to increase the number of low-income students who are prepared to enter post-secondary education.
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