Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Missouri Valley Football Conference, St. Louis, MO
Amount: An estimated $85,000
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 Thursday, July 11, 2019
The University awarded a contract for consortium fees, officiating fees, and dues..
The University will pay fees and dues for the 2019-2020 season.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for membership in professional, academic, research, or athletic organizations on behalf of a public institution of higher education, an employee of a public institution of higher education, or a student at a public institution of higher education. (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(1)) The annual consortium fees, officiating fees, game tape exchange fee, replay officials, and annual dues are included.
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qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.