Free Training and Funding Opportunities for Veteran-Owned Small Businesses

May is National Military Appreciation Month. The SBA offers support for veterans as they enter the world of business ownership, including funding programs, training, and federal contracting … [Read more...]

Set-Asides and Sole Source Awards – Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses

  Set-Asides for Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses (SDVOSB) A procurement may be set-aside for a SDVOSB business when: The Contracting Officer can reasonably expect to … [Read more...]

Two Scams Aimed at Veterans

The US Postal Inspection Service and AARP are warning former and current military members about scams aimed at Veterans, including fake charitable giving requests, and Veterans benefit or pension … [Read more...]

What is a Set-Aside Code?

  Under the Small Business Act, federal agencies conduct a variety of procurements that are reserved partially or totally for small business participation. See FAR Part 19 for more … [Read more...]

Veteran-Owned Certification – Top 10 Reasons for Denial

Your business may clearly be veteran-owned, but many applications are denied because of failure to establish control in decision-making and day-to-day management of the business. The veteran-owner … [Read more...]

‘HIRE Vets’ Medallion Program

The Dept. of Labor has established the HIRE Vets program, in response to the  ‘HIRE Act (‘Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans’ ) signed in May 2017. The … [Read more...]