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St. Louis  District Office

November 23, 2022 

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There are significant issues with registering or updating information in System for Award Management (SAM) right now. We STRONGLY encourage you to work with your Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) if you need to register or update information in SAM. They have the latest information and workarounds and can help you avoid lengthy delays in processing your requests. 

SBA Resources & Events

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If you're looking for more training opportunities over the holiday season, check out the SBA Learning Platform. There are tons of courses available in the Learning Center and in Ascent for Women.

Contract Bonds & Surety Bond Guarantee Webinar



Resource Partner Events

Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis Women's Business Center


Is owning a Business a good fit for you?





How To Start an E-commerce Business and Establish Your Online Presence



SCORE Tuesdays @ Two: Tax Tips for You and Your Business



Navigating The Wild, Wild, West of Publishing



Marketing Your Craft



How to Start and Manage Your Own Business



Missouri SBDC


National Computer Safety Day - Data Assured Training



Events from Other Federal Agencies


2022 Veterans Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program

Presented by USPTO



Resource Partner Contact Information

MO Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTACs)

  • St. Louis - 314-376-5375
  • University of MO - 573-882-9398 or 573-884-7667
  • Kirkwood - 314-400-7378
  • MU Extension in Phelps County - 573-882-7441
  • PTAC STATE DIRECTOR, Missouri PTAC at University of Missouri (MU) - 

MO Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs)

  • Hannibal - 573-221-1033
  • Lincoln University - 573-681-5031
  • Rolla - 573-341-4690
  • SEMO - 573-651-2929
  • St. Charles (currently vacant) - 636-441-6880
  • University of MO, Columbia - 573/884-1555
  • Lead Center, Columbia - 573-882-1555
  • Kirksville - 660-665-3348
  • St. Louis - 314-241-1005 or 636-486-3314


  • 866-726-7340


  • 314-531-8387

Urban League Metropolitan St. Louis Women’s Business Center

  • 314-584-6700

Missouri Women’s Business Center

  • Columbia, Fulton, Jefferson City - 573-818-2980

To see events for the current week or future weeks, please visit the SBA St. Louis District Office website and scroll down to Small Business Events. 

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