About NIGP: The Institute for Public Procurement
“NIGP” stands for the National Institute of Governmental Purchasing, Inc. In 2011, we adopted “NIGP: The Institute for Public Procurement” as the go-to-market identity for the Institute to promote our leadership role in supporting public procurement practitioners.
- NIGP was established in 1944
- Founded through the efforts of then-New York City Mayor and U.S. Conference of Mayors President Fiorello LaGuardia
- 501(c)3 not-for-profit educational association