University of Illinois Springfield
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: National Public Radio, Washington, DC
Amount: An estimated $275,000
An estimated start date of 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, August 27, 2020
The University awarded a contract for public radio programming.
Vendor will be providing public radio programming to the University for WUIS-NPR IL radio station.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for programming and broadcast license rights for university-operated radio and television stations(30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(7)) public digital radio programming fees
For instructions on how to obtain a comprehensive purchase description, disclosure or contract forms, contact:
The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.