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Federal Contracting Programs:

Apr 09
Resource Partner Event
NOTE: This event has expired.

Federal Contracting Programs:


April 9, 2015 | 9:00 am EST - 12:00 pm EST

Location Name:
NJ Small Business Development Center at The College of New Jersey

2000 Pennington Road, School of Business Student Lounge, Ewing Township, NJ,08628


NJ Small Business Development Center at The College of New Jersey

Resource Partner Type:
Small Business Development Center

This is a free event.

Join Dominick Belfiore from the U.S. Small Business Administration as they discuss the three Federal Procurement Preference Programs. By attending this event you will learn about the the following programs: 1.Women Owned Small Businesses/Economically Disadvantaged Small Business Programs These procurement mechanisms are meant to increase federal contracting opportunities and to assist entrepreneurs in linking up with federal contracts offering set asides. 2. 8(a) Business Development Program The 8(a) Program is an essential instrument for helping socially and economically disadvantaged entrepreneurs gain access to the economic mainstream of American society. The program helps thousands of aspiring entrepreneurs to gain a foothold in government contracting. 3.HUB Zone Empowerment Contracting Program The HUB Zone Program encourages economic development in historically underutilized business zones - "HUB Zones" - through the establishment of preferences.