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Small Disadvantaged Business Goal – Top Performers

Per SBA, “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.”  All SBA 8(a) Business Development Program certified participants are Small Disadvantaged Businesses and eligible to receive 8(a) Sole Source and 8(a) Competitive Set-Aside awards.

Congratulations to the Department of Housing and Urban Development for exceeding 5% spend with Small Disadvantaged Business.  The following agencies met or exceeded their FY 16 Small Disadvantaged Business spend goal:

  • Agency for International Development
  • Department of Agriculture
  • Department of Commerce
  • Department of Defense
  • Department of Education
  • Department of Health and Human Services
  • Department of Homeland Security
  • Department of Housing and Urban Development
  • Department of Justice
  • Department of Labor
  • Department of State
  • Department of the Interior
  • Department of the Treasury
  • Department of Transportation
  • Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Environmental Protection Agency
  • General Services Administration
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • National Science Foundation
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • Office of Personnel Management
  • Small Business Administration
  • Social Security Administration

Find out more about Small Disadvantaged Business and 8(a) Business Development Program

”Participants can receive sole-source contracts, up to a ceiling of $4 million for goods and services and $6.5 million for manufacturing.”

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