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Small Business Assistance

Small businesses are a vital part of our national strength. Our job is to ensure these companies have a fair opportunity to compete and be selected for Department of Homeland Security contracts.

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August Vendor Outreach Session (VOS): Thursday, August 17, 2017 from 9 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Registration begins Thursday, August 10, 2017 at 12 p.m. (Eastern time)

NOTE: This VOS is open to all 8(a) & SDB small businesses only.

Notice Alert: The Thursday, August 17, 2017 VOS will have SPECIAL REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS that are provided on the VOS Scheduling Instructions page in bold print.

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Small Business Innovation Research Program


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System for Award Management

The System for Award Management (SAM) will combine nine federal systems to streamline processes, eliminate data redundancies, and save money through consolidated operations. Learn more about SAM.


BusinessUSA is on its way to becoming a dynamic one-stop resource for small businesses and exporters.  The site already includes hundreds of business resources, with information and services from 10 federal agencies on topics ranging from export financing to counseling to small business loans.  Learn more about BusinessUSA.

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Last Published Date: August 1, 2017

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