SBA invites you…
To learn about how to increase government contracting opportunities through 8(a), HUBZone, or EDWOSB/WOSB certification.
8(a) Business Development Program is a business development program created to help small disadvantaged businesses compete in the American economy and access the federal procurement market.Participants in the 8(a) business development program can receive sole source contracts up to $4 million for goods and services and $6.5 million for manufacturing. The federal government has a goal of awarding 5% of all dollars for federal prime contracts to 8(a) firms.
SBA's HUBZone program helps small businesses in urban and rural communities gain preferential access to federal procurement opportunities.10% price evaluation preference in full and open contract competitions, as well as subcontracting opportunities. The federal government has a goal of awarding 3% of all dollars for federal prime contracts to HUBZone-certified small business concerns.
SBA’s WOSB/EDWOSB program is designed to help more women owned small businesses to win federal contracts by providing a level playing field for WOSBs to compete.The federal government has a goal of awarding 5% of all dollars for federal prime contracts to WOSB firms. The program is a self-certification program through the System for Award Management (SAM).