Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Oxford Elite Academy, London, United Kingdom
Amount: An estimated $49,500
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 Monday, August 12, 2019
The University awarded a contract for recruiting services.
The contractor will recruit, counsel, and assist prospective students interested in being accepted to SIU undergraduate or graduate programs.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for contracts with a foreign entity for research or educational activities, where the foreign entity does not maintain an office in the United States or the foreign entity is the sole source of the service or product. (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(9)) The services are exempt.
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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.