Explore the programs you may be eligible for
to support your federal contracting goals:
Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB)
The Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) program authorizes
Contracting Officers to award sole-source contracts to WOSBs.
Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB)
The qualities developed in the military- discipline, tenacity,
and adaptability- make Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned
Small Businesses (SDVOSB) excellent entrepreneurs.
Historically Underutilized Business Zones (HUBZones)
In full and open competition, a HUBZone-certified
company bid is given a 10 percent price-evaluation
preference. Additional Resources>>
Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB)
Each year, the Federal Government awards about 10%
of all Federal contract dollars, or roughly $50 billion in
contracts, to Small Disadvantaged Businesses.
To help provide a level playing field for small businesses
owned by socially and economically disadvantaged people
or entities, the government limits competition for certain
contracts to businesses that participate in the 8(a) Business
Development program. Additional Resources>>