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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
RFP #1DJL1560
Request for Proposal: Consulting Services University-wide Strategic Plan
Award Info Published Friday May 22, 2015
Awarded to:
Vendor: Anthony Knerr & Associates LLC dba AKA Strategy, New York, NY
Amount: An estimated $291,000
An estimated start date of 6/21/2015 through 5/1/2016
Number of Unsuccessful, Responsive Respondents: 5
The State Purchasing Officer for this procurement is now Cathy Link.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
This notice has been modified
Published Friday March 27, 2015
The purpose of this amendment is to provide a correction to the URL links in Section 11 (page 28) of the original RFP document.
First published Thursday, March 26, 2015
Sealed proposals will be accepted at the address below until 2:00 PM, Tuesday April 14, 2015:

Purchasing Division
212A Illini Plaza
1817 South Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820

The University of Illinois, consisting of three campuses with locations in Chicago, Springfield, and Urbana-Champaign that collectively comprise the University, seeks to retain a qualified firm to provide consulting services on a 10-12 month project that will culminate in a comprehensive university-wide strategic plan that affirms and articulates the University’s collective values, vision and mission, with an emphasis on student centered academics and research and on the value provided to the State of Illinois and the enhancement of the lives of its citizens and economy.

For additional information, contact:
Danny Lienard
Phone: (217) 333-0777
FAX: (217) 239-6869
State Purchasing Officer - Cathy Link
Submit One (1) original and four (4) copies of the response as defined in the specifications. The University reserves the right to accept or reject any and all responses or parts thereof. Vendor may expect payment thirty to sixty days after receipt of invoice, unless otherwise stated in the bid documents. Illinois Department of Human Rights (IDHR) eligibility number is required on all proposals, if applicable. There is no BEP goal for this procurement.

This transaction is subject to the State Board of Elections registration and certification requirements of Public Act 095-0971.

The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.

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Specification Documents
  • 1DJL1560ConsultingServices.docx (166 KB)
  • 1DJL1560ConsultingServicesA1.doc (33 KB)
Public Opening Documents
  • 1DJL1560BidTabSheet041415.pdf (52 KB)