University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase (30 ILCS 500/1-13a)
Vendor: National Network of Depression Centers, Ann Arbor, MI
Amount: An estimated $30,000
An estimated start date of 3/1/2013 through 12/31/2013
Annual dues for calendar year 2013. Vendor just released membership dues Board resolution with a 3/1/13 due date.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Wednesday, February 6, 2013
The University awarded a contract for membership to National Network of Depression Cente.
Annual fee for membership access to participate in the NNDC provides UIC researchers to be part of a national network of researchers in depression. This is the only organization of its kind and there are only 19 members nationally.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes in the procurement code because
the procurement expenditure is a membership in professional, academic, or athletic organizations on behalf of a public institution of higher education, an employee of a public institution of higher education, or a student at a public institution of higher education.
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.