Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Announcement of a Sole Source Purchase
Vendor: Royall and Company, Richmond, VA
Amount: An estimated $278,114.50
An estimated start date of 4/1/2009 through 6/30/2009, 3 months
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, March 12, 2009
The University awarded a contract for a student search service to Royall and Company, Richmond, VA, for an estimated $278,114.50.
This purchase is only economically available from a single source because the
company is the only national source that provides the comprehensive search program to colleges and universities. They are uniquely qualified to perform direct marketing student enrollment projects. The company has worked with undergraduate institutions on similar projects. They specialize exclusively in full-time, traditional-age undergraduate student recruitment. Programs designed to achieve undergraduate enrollment goals through direct marketing are familiar to Royall and Company. In fact, most were introduced to this marketplace by Royall, and are patent-holding or patent-pending by Royall and Company.
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This transaction is subject to the State Board of Elections registration and certification requirements of Public Act 095-0971.