University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Lorrie Rickman JonesChicago, IL
- Amount: An estimated $156,000
- Terms: An estimated start date of 9/28/2021 through 6/30/2022
- Renewals: None
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The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Friday, October 1, 2021
The University awarded a contract for management & administrative services.
Management and administrative services for Colbert and Williams consent decree projects with the Illinois Department of Human Services (DHS) under Program 792 - Quality Assurance and Data Analytics.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for performing sponsored research and other sponsored activities under grants and contracts funded by the sponsor or by sources other than State appropriations. (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(8)) This purchase is in the best interest of the University as Dr. Jones provides keen subject matter expertise for implementing quality improvement in adherence to the consent decrees (Colbert/Williams). Without Dr. Jones' expertise, the University would be in jeopardy of not providing the deliverables on the three (3) grants and lose that level of support and funding.
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qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.