Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Minnesota Public Radio, dba American Public Media, Saint Paul, MN
Amount: An estimated $34,000
An estimated start date of 7/1/2019 through 6/30/2020
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Tuesday, June 25, 2019
The University awarded a contract for affiliation and programming fees.
Southern Illinois University Carbondale is seeking an exemption for affiliation and programming fees.
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)) The vendor is providing programming for WSIU radio.
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The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.