August 4, 2016
The Office of the Illinois State Treasurer (“Treasurer”) is issuing this Request for Proposals (“RFP”) for Grants Management Software & Services (“Grants Software”), pursuant to implementation of the Charitable Trust Stabilization Act (“Act”), 30 ILCS 790/1 et seq. The successful Respondent (“Contractor”) shall assist the Treasurer in managing grant processes. Respondents must submit their Proposals by August 26, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. CT. The Treasurer intends to select the Respondent with a strong track record of providing quality grant management software; reliability in software and technical support; and expertise in implementation of such software tailored to the needs of the customer. The Contractor shall enter into a contract with the Treasurer (“Agreement”) for an initial term of two (2) years. Upon expiration of this term, the Treasurer may elect to extend the Agreement for a period of time agreed upon by the parties, not to exceed a total of ten (10) years.
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