Advanced Purchasing

  Scope of Work – Where to Begin (Coming Soon)

  IFB – Invitation for Bids (Coming Soon)

  RFP – Request for Proposal Essentials (Coming Soon)

  Professional Services Procurement (Coming Soon)

  Award of Contract Without Engaging in a Standard Procurement Process (Coming Soon)

SciQuest Training

SciQuest is now JAGGAER   |     Read More

  Creating Scenarios and Finalizing Awards

  Adding Questions and Items

Procurement Education Partnership Seminar (PEP Seminar)


The Procurement Education Partnership Seminar (PEP) is sponsored by the State of Utah Division of Purchasing and NASPO. Administered quarterly, the Seminar provides tools and insights involving a wide array of procurement topics. Hours attended at the Seminar qualify toward CPPB and CPPO professional certification. Please register below by selecting either the standard, on-location registration or the webinar. We look forward to your attendance.

  Time and Location

December 7th, 2017
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
State Office Building Auditorium (Capitol Hill)
450 N. State Street, Salt Lake City, UT
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RegistrationRegistration (Webinar Only)

  Previous PEP Presentations


Main Agenda 9:00 – 12:00 (including break)

  Welcome & Housekeeping
  Finding the Right Contract – Demo of New Contract Search
  State Cooperative Spotlight
  Procurement, Fraud, and Audits
  Protests and Contract Management

Lunch (Provided if Registered) 12:00 – 1:00

Break Out Session (Select 1) 1:00 – 1:45

  Total Contract Manager (TCM) – in Jaggaer/SciQuest platform
  Journey through the State Cooperative Contracts
  State Travel 101

Break Out Session (Select 1) 2:00 – 2:45

  Clearing the Confusion –
From Request to Agency Contract
  SciQuest: Creating IFB’s in SciQuest
  Limited Purchasing Delegation Training

Main Agenda 3:00 – 4:00


Purchasing Newsletters

To automatically receive the monthly newsletter, please follow the following steps:

(A) – Individuals who have a State Google email account:

  • Step 1:  Enter into GROUPS in the State Google email account
  • Step 2:  In the new window’s search field, type Purchasing Newsletter
  • Step 3:  Google will list the “Purchasing Newsletter” as a group. Select the group
  • Step 4:  Click Join Group
  • Step 5:  In the new window, click Join Group. The administrator will be informed of your request and approve of it.

(B) – Individuals that do not have a State Google email account, please send a send request by email to Tara Eutsler at or Windy Aphayrath at