University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), Arlington, VA
Amount: An estimated $9,500,000
An estimated start date of 8/16/2019 through 6/30/2029
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Friday, August 16, 2019
The University awarded a contract for Media Broadcasting Rights.
Media Broadcasting Rights
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)) Media Broadcasting Rights
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qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.