Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase (30 ILCS 500/1-13a)
Vendor: Washington Speakers Bureau, Incorporated, Alexandria, VA
Terms: One-time transaction
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, January 23, 2014
The University awarded a contract for a speaker.
The University will host a Commencement speaker on Saturday, May 10, 2014.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes in the procurement code because
the procurement expenditures are necessary to provide artistic or musical services, performances, or productions held at a venue operated by a public institution of higher education.
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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.