University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase (30 ILCS 500/1-13a)
Vendor: High Standard Products Inc., Wales, PA
Amount: An estimated $57,960
An estimated start date of 10/1/2012 through 12/31/2014
Term equivalent to research grant terms.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Wednesday, September 12, 2012
The University awarded a contract for specific vendor identified and funded by sponsor .
High Standard Products will process the plasma and urine assays according to the sponsor research specifications. This sponsor, Forest Research Institute, Inc. has research collaboration with the University for "Pharmacokinetics of Ceftaroline in Normal and Obese Subject".
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes in the procurement code because
the procurement expenditures are for events or activities for which the use of specific vendors is mandated or identified by the sponsor of the event or activity, provided that the sponsor is providing a majority of the funding for the event or activity.
See attachment for further details.
For additional information, contact:
State Purchasing Officer - Shirley Webb
The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.