Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: EF Education First International Ltd., dba EF College Study Tours, Lucerne, Switzerland
Amount: An estimated $24,030
An estimated start date of 10/3/2018 through 3/31/2019
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, January 10, 2019
The University awarded a contract for study abroad programs.
The study abroad programs are paid for by the participating students.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for events or activities paid for exclusively by revenues generated by the event or activity, gifts, or donations for the event or activity, private grants, or any combination thereof. (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(2)) The study abroad programs are paid for exclusively by the students participating.
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