Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Chicago Winds, Incorporated, Chicago, IL
Amount: An estimated $85,000
An estimated start date of 5/25/2018 through 6/10/2018
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Monday, May 7, 2018
The University awarded a contract for coordinating and hiring musicians.
Vendor will coordinate and hire musicians for the Southern Illinois Music Festival.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for athletic, artistic or musical services, performances, events, or productions by or for a public institution of higher education. (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(4)) The festival consists of several musical performances.
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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.