Grow your business with Federal Contracts

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Houston District Office  -  January 2018

u s small business administration

GROW with Federal Contracts 8(a) Workshop - Pearland

The Federal government buys nearly $100 billion worth of good and services from small businesses each year.

Last year the federal government awarded contracts worth $100 billion to small businesses. Did you win one?  Get your advantage with the SBA 8(a) Business Development Program. Learn about the program, get tips for getting approved and meet with experts that can advise you about your 8(a) application.

*Applicants who meet the following eligibility requirements should register for this workshop:

·        Be a small business, and you must control your business

·        Be in business for at least 2 years

·        Owner (51% or more) must be

          o   an ethnic minority, or

          o   physically handicapped, or

          o   must show bias of a chronic and substantial nature

·        Net worth of the owner (leaving out value of business, home and some retirement assets) cannot exceed $250,000

·        Net assets cannot exceed $4M

 DATE:            Wednesday January 24th, 2018

 TIME:              Arrive 8:30am; Presentation 9-10, Individual Meetings 10-11

 WHERE:         Small Business Development Center

                        6117 Broadway; Pearland, TX 77581

The SBA Houston District office would like to thank the San Jacinto College SBDC and the University of Houston Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) for their support and contribution to the event. All U.S. Small Business Administration programs and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis.