PUBLIC NOTICES 2012-13 :: APRIL 2, 2013


In accordance with the North Carolina Office of Economic Recovery & Investment policy regarding procurements utilizing American Recovery & Re-Investment Act funding, the Purchasing & Contracts Section of the NC Department of Public Instruction (NC DPI) will be posting a "Notice of Intent" to award a contract to Apple Inc. for the purpose of purchasing Adobe Photoshop software, Adobe Acrobat Professional software, and Adobe Dreamweaver software under State Term Contract 204N and classified as an Academic Purchase. This purchase request is for the NC Virtual Public Schools Virtual (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) STEM Project. These Adobe software products will be used by NC teaching staff exclusively and therefore will be considered an Academic Purchase from Apple Inc. A "Notice of Intent" for this award will be posted on the NC Department of Administration, Division of Purchase and Contract's Interactive Purchasing System (IPS) on Tuesday, April 2, 2013. Questions resulting from this notice may be directed to Mike Beaver, Purchasing Agent III, Purchasing & Contracts Section, 919.807.3683; or ,