University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Council on International Education, Portland, ME
Amount: An estimated $750,000
An estimated start date of 1/8/2019 through 1/7/2024
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Wednesday, January 9, 2019
The University awarded a contract for organization of study abroad programs.
Organize study abroad programs at various locations for UIC students and faculty.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for placement of students in externships, practicums, field experiences, and for medical residencies and rotations. (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(6)) CIEE has various study centers abroad. This UIC faculty-led program is specific to a location in Beijing, China.
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qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.