Register Today for Free-of-Charge Federal Government Contracting Workshop

Delaware District Office  - January 2020

u s small business administration

Register Today for Free-of-Charge Federal Government Contracting Workshop: HUBZone Program and 8(a) Business Development Programs

Government Contracting

The Historically Underutilized Business Zone (HUBZone) Program helps small businesses in urban and rural communities gain preferential access to federal procurement opportunities. The mission is to promote job growth and capital investment to small businesses located in these economically distressed communities. 


The 8(a) Business Development Program helps small, disadvantaged businesses compete in the marketplace. The Program offers contractual assistance, financial assistance and management and technical assistance to firms that are owned and controlled at least 51% by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals.


If you are interested in learning the eligibility requirements for participating in these programs, please see information below on how to register below. This workshops will cover the eligibility criteria in detail, the benefits of participating in these programs, and how to apply.



Wednesday, January 29, 2020 (9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.) 


U.S. Small Business Administration, Delaware District Office

I.M. Pei Building

1105 N. Market Street

Lobby Level, Suite 02

Wilmington, DE 19801


Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the start of the workshop. The workshop begins promptly at 9:00 am.



If you have any questions or require additional information please contact: John Banks, SBA Delaware Deputy Director| (302) 573-6553|


** All programs are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable arrangements for persons with disabilities will be made, if requested at least two weeks in advance.