Feb 06 2019

Register Today for February 13 Contracting Certification Workshop

u s small business administration

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

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 workshop will cover the eligibility criteria in detail, benefits to be derived from certification, and the application process.


Workshop Date: Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Workshop Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Workshop Location: Small Business Administration Delaware Office, 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 a.m.


To Register, visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/o/us-small-business-administration-14061335130


If you have any questions or require additional information, please contact: John Banks, SBA Delaware Deputy Director: 302-573-6553 | john.banks@sba.gov


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.