University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Amount: An estimated $374,771
Terms: One-time transaction
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Monday, January 13, 2020
The University awarded a contract for the Chicago Census Research Data Center Consortium.
Costs associated with the University's function as a member of the Chicago Census Research Data Center Consortium.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for membership in professional, academic, research, 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. (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(1)) (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(1))
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qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.