University of Illinois System
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
HR Support, Inc.Chicago, IL
- Amount: An estimated $3,900,000
- Terms: An estimated start date of 6/1/2021 through 12/31/2021
- Renewals: 2 six-month
Potential Future Renewals:
0 BEP vendors
0 VBP vendors
0 Small businesses
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Tuesday, June 8, 2021
The University awarded a contract for specimen sample collection and courier services.
Specimen sample collection and courier services for SHIELD Illinois' COVID-19 testing services.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for events or activities paid for exclusively by revenues generated by the event or activity, gifts, or donations for the event or activity, private grants, or any combination thereof. (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(2)) Cost per test is paying for the collection and courier services to bring the specimens to the SHIELD Illinois labs for testing.
For instructions on how to obtain a comprehensive purchase description, disclosure or contract forms, contact:
System Purchasing and Support Services
507 E Green Street
Suite 501, MC-407
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-2650
FAX: (217) 239-6760
The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.