University of Illinois Springfield
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Minnesota Public RadioAmerican Public Media, St. Paul, MN
Amount: An estimated $100,000
An estimated start date of 7/1/2020 through 6/30/2021
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Monday, March 16, 2020
The University awarded a contract for programming and broadcast rights.
NPR Illinois will be broadcasting several programs provided by Vendor throughout the term.
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)) broadcasting on radio station at UIS
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.