University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: RSSS, Inc, Champaign, IL
Amount: An estimated $122,125
An estimated start date of 9/19/2020 through 10/17/2020
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Friday, September 18, 2020
The University awarded a contract for production services for undergraduates.
The University would like to procure production services to host gatherings for undergraduates to gather in a safe environment.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for athletic, artistic or musical services, performances, events, or productions by or for a public institution of higher education. (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(4)) The University would like to be able to provide a safe place for undergraduates to gather during the current COVID-19 pandemic.
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qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.