Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation, Washington, DC
Amount: An estimated $21,000
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 Tuesday, September 24, 2019
The University awarded a contract for an on-site accreditation visit.
The accreditation visit is scheduled for Fall 2019.
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 accreditation membership is exempt.
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qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.