SBA Upcoming Webinars

Arkansas District Office

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Webinars for COVID-19 Relief Funding

COVID-19: Guidance for Small Businesses  sba.gov/coronavirus

The Arkansas District Office is working hard to provide the most up-to-date information and resources available to support Arkansas' Small Businesses during this challenging time. Please see an updated list of our online trainings and webinars below. 

Please note that the SBA Webinars are now being held only twice a week.  If you registered for a SBA webinar that was canceled due to the date changes, please sign up for the Arkansas Small Business Technology Development Center webinar for that date.

Webinars

SBA/SCORE Small Businesses Seeking Disaster Assistance Funding & Update

Staff from the Small Business Administration’s Arkansas District Office will share the most current information on the different Disaster Loan Programs, the application process, and any updates. This webinar inclues a robust Q&A session.

A SCORE representative will share additional resources that their organization can provide to assist small businesses in preparing applications, as well as general business assistance.

Webinars will be twice weekly, Tuesday and Friday at 2:00 PM CST.  Interested small businesses can sign up by registering here.

SBA Contracting and Certification Programs

Did you know that the federal government is the world’s largest buyer of goods and services?  By law, 23% of Federal contracts have to be procured through small businesses. How can you grow your business by selling to the government?

Join SCORE, the Arkansas Procurement Technical Assistance Center and the SBA to learn about SBA Contracting Programs. During this webinar, you will learn about the 8(a), HUBZone and Women Owned Small Business Certifications from the SBA, plus additional resources for contracting and growing your business in general.

Sign up at: https://score.tfaforms.net/17?EventID=a100b000005Xcu7

For individual business consulting, please reach out to our resource partners listed below.

Resource Partners

Arkansas Small Business & Technology Development Center

SCORE - Counselors and Mentors for America's Small Businesses

Arkansas Women's Business Center

Startup Junkie Consulting

AR Conductor

Arkansas Procurement Technical Assistance Center - Contracting Assistance

Arkansas Economic Development Commission 

AEDC has compiled a list of programs and resources that will be continually updated as additional information becomes available: www.arkansasedc.com/covid19

Please sign up and encourage your businesses to sign up for direct updates from SBA at SBA Updates.  

  • The information contained in this publication does not constitute an official endorsement or approval by the U.S. Small Business Administration.
  • All SBA programs and services are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis.