Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: National Public Radio, Incorporated, Baltimore, MD
Amount: An estimated $460,000
An estimated start date of 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2021
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Tuesday, July 16, 2019
The University awarded a contract for programming and affiliation fees.
Southern Illinois University Carbondale is seeking an exemption for programming and affiliation fees for a two-year period, from October 1, 2019 through September 30, 2021.
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 programming and affiliation fees are for WSIU, WUSI, and WVSI.
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qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.