U.S. Army Office of Small Business Programs

U.S. Army Office of Small Business Programs Army OSBP is an integral part of the Army team committed to helping small businesses and America's Army meet the challenges of this century.

Our goal is to establish the Army as the premier organization for the promotion of and assistance to Small Business, Small Disadvantaged Business, Woman-Owned Small Business, Historically Black Colleges and Universities/Minority Institutions (HBCU/MIs), Service-Disabled/Veteran-Owned Small Business and HUBZone Small Business.

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Free Educational #Webinar by General Services Administration: Tips to Avoid Being Suspended & DebarredJanuary 20| 2:00 P...
01/07/2022

Free Educational #Webinar by General Services Administration: Tips to Avoid Being Suspended & Debarred

January 20| 2:00 PM ET

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Free Educational #Webinar by General Services Administration: Tips to Avoid Being Suspended & Debarred

January 20| 2:00 PM ET

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Headquarters recently announced it had awarded a $7.2 million contract to Luhr Brother...
01/07/2022
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awards $7 million dollar contract for habitat restoration near St. Louis

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Headquarters recently announced it had awarded a $7.2 million contract to Luhr Brothers, Inc. to assist wetlands and waterfowl on the #MississippiRiver.
fox2now.com/news/illinois/u-s-army-corps-of-engineers-awards-7-million-dollar-contract-for-habitat-restoration-near-st-louis/

ST. LOUIS–Construction on a series of projects designed to help wetlands and waterfowl in the St. Louis region could be completed by the end of the month as part of a project put out to bid b…

#VERTEX | Energy in Austin, Texas, hosted by U.S. Army Futures Command (AFC), will examine new and novel energy #technol...
01/07/2022
AFC VERTEX | Energy event will examine new, advanced energy technologies

#VERTEX | Energy in Austin, Texas, hosted by U.S. Army Futures Command (AFC), will examine new and novel energy #technologies that are attracting private and public sector investment.

www.army.mil/article/253047/afc_vertex_energy_event_will_examine_new_advanced_energy_technologies

Austin, Texas — On February 8-10, 2022, a group of founders, technologists, investors, and market experts will converge at VERTEX | Energy in Austin, Te...

United Aircraft Technologies, Inc., a #smallbusiness run by a former U.S. Army aircraft electrician and his wife, modern...
01/06/2022
Army veteran’s small business modernizes the future of aviation through xTech Program

United Aircraft Technologies, Inc., a #smallbusiness run by a former U.S. Army aircraft electrician and his wife, modernized the future of #aviation through the xTechPrograms.
www.army.mil/article/253090/army_veterans_small_business_modernizes_the_future_of_aviation_through_xtech_program

WASHINGTON – United Aircraft Technologies, Inc., a small business run by a former U.S. Army aircraft electrician and his wife, made their first pitch to...

The U.S. Army just announced $15M in new funding contracts with 10 #smallbusinesses to transition their innovative solut...
01/06/2022
Army awards $15M in small business funding to develop technologies for Soldiers

The U.S. Army just announced $15M in new funding contracts with 10 #smallbusinesses to transition their innovative solutions in engineering sciences and weapons, information systems, and other critical solutions for the Soldier. Army SBIR STTR Program DOD SBIR STTR Programs

www.army.mil/article/253070/army_awards_15m_in_small_business_funding_to_develop_technologies_for_soldiers

WASHINGTON, DC (January 4, 2022) – The U.S. Army just announced $15M in new funding contracts with 10 small businesses to transition their innovative so...

Two civilian employees from U.S. Army Contracting Command – New Jersey contracting center were recently recognized at a ...
01/05/2022
ACC-NJ employees recognized by the Secretary of the Army for excellence in contracting

Two civilian employees from U.S. Army Contracting Command – New Jersey contracting center were recently recognized at a virtual awards ceremony for the FY21 Secretary of the Army Awards for Excellence in #Contracting.

www.army.mil/article/253051/acc_nj_employees_recognized_by_the_secretary_of_the_army_for_excellence_in_contracting

PICATINNY ARSENAL, NEW JERSEY – Two civilian employees from Army Contracting Command – New Jersey contracting center were recognized at a December 14 vi...

Business/Tech news:1. You can’t ignore the power of TikTok, particularly if you’re looking to find customers2. More busi...
01/04/2022
TikTok Is Now The Most Visited Website In 2021—And Other Small Business Tech News This Week

Business/Tech news:
1. You can’t ignore the power of TikTok, particularly if you’re looking to find customers
2. More business conference disruptions due to #COVID this winter and spring?
3. News on Google Voice and Apple wallet

www.forbes.com/sites/quickerbettertech/2021/12/26/tiktok-is-now-the-most-visited-website-in-2021and-other-small-business-tech-news-this-week/?sh=6879916d278d

Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them?

ATTENTION---SBA #Workshop: SBA Legislative Changes UpdateWed, Jan 12, 2022 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM ESTRegister here: register....
01/04/2022

ATTENTION---SBA #Workshop: SBA Legislative Changes Update
Wed, Jan 12, 2022 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST
Register here: register.gotowebinar.com/register/7809381811284829707?source=centeric&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery

ATTENTION---SBA #Workshop: SBA Legislative Changes Update
Wed, Jan 12, 2022 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST
Register here: register.gotowebinar.com/register/7809381811284829707?source=centeric&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery

Join us at the National 8(a) Association 2022 National Small Business Conference January 31-February 2! We’ll be in-pers...
01/03/2022

Join us at the National 8(a) Association 2022 National Small Business Conference January 31-February 2! We’ll be in-person at #N8aSBC2022 talking about Utilizing Agency Forecasting to your Advantage. You won’t want to miss it! Learn More: https://bit.ly/2Z3qCsu. U.S. Army Office of Small Business Programs staff members will be speaking Wednesday, Feb. 2.

Join us at the National 8(a) Association 2022 National Small Business Conference January 31-February 2! We’ll be in-person at #N8aSBC2022 talking about Utilizing Agency Forecasting to your Advantage. You won’t want to miss it! Learn More: https://bit.ly/2Z3qCsu. U.S. Army Office of Small Business Programs staff members will be speaking Wednesday, Feb. 2.

#ArmyStrong2022 #HappyNewYear
12/31/2021

#ArmyStrong2022 #HappyNewYear

#ArmyStrong2022 #HappyNewYear

12/30/2021

Please do not hesitate to visit us at osbp.army.mil in #2022, so we can help you grow your #smallbusiness through #governmentcontracting! #happynewyear #happynewyear2022 #armystrong

The #webinar season returns! DOING BUSINESS WITH DoD Small Business and Department Of Defense begins on Jan. 28, 2022 - ...
12/30/2021

The #webinar season returns! DOING BUSINESS WITH
DoD Small Business and Department Of Defense begins on Jan. 28, 2022 - 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM EST. To register: register.gotowebinar.com/register/4701652872216974605.

The #webinar season returns! DOING BUSINESS WITH
DoD Small Business and Department Of Defense begins on Jan. 28, 2022 - 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM EST. To register: register.gotowebinar.com/register/4701652872216974605.

12/30/2021
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Here is a great #webinar to start your year. Presented by Florida PTAC and the University of Central Florida! Topic: Government Contracting: Overview.

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“#Nativeownedsmallbusinesses are vital to our shared economic future, and the U.S. Small Business Administration is comm...
12/28/2021
National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development receives $1.1 million in United States Small Business Administration grants and contracts

“#Nativeownedsmallbusinesses are vital to our shared economic future, and the U.S. Small Business Administration is committed to engaging and supporting them. The $1.1 million in awards will provide a boost to the SBA’s service providers working to address the systemic inequities that continue to affect Indigenous peoples.”
#smallbusiness #smallbusinessowners NCAIED - National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development
indiancountrytoday.com/the-press-pool/national-center-for-american-indian-enterprise-development-receives-1-1-million-in-united-states-small-business-administration-grants-and-contracts

News Release National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (The National Center)

90% of minority-owned #smallbusinessowners have high hopes regarding growth in the next year. #smallbusiness #newyear202...
12/28/2021
Hit Hard by the Pandemic, Most Minority Business Owners Optimistic About the Future - Retail TouchPoints

90% of minority-owned #smallbusinessowners have high hopes regarding growth in the next year. #smallbusiness #newyear2022 #minorityownedbusiness
www.retailtouchpoints.com/topics/store-operations/hit-hard-by-the-pandemic-most-minority-business-owners-optimistic-about-the-future

In May 2020, McKinsey issued a report stating while the COVID-19 pandemic was shaking up small businesses across the board, it was disproportionately affecting minority-owned small businesses. Reasons cited were that the country’s 1.1 million minority-owned small businesses often face underlying c...

Jumpstart your #smallbusiness in 2022!What are your goals for the new year?_________________________________________To u...
12/27/2021

Jumpstart your #smallbusiness in 2022!
What are your goals for the new year?
_________________________________________

To update your capability statement?
To expand your network of customers or clients?
To bid on an Army contract?
Let U.S. Army Office of Small Business Programs (OSBP) help you through '22 at osbp.army.mil.

Jumpstart your #smallbusiness in 2022!
What are your goals for the new year?
_________________________________________

To update your capability statement?
To expand your network of customers or clients?
To bid on an Army contract?
Let U.S. Army Office of Small Business Programs (OSBP) help you through '22 at osbp.army.mil.

Each new year brings a unique set of challenges and opportunities for your #smallbusiness. Learn what you can expect in ...
12/27/2021
Business Trends to Keep Top of Mind in 2022

Each new year brings a unique set of challenges and opportunities for your #smallbusiness. Learn what you can expect in #2022 — and how you can get ready today. #smallbusinesstrends #business #opportunities

www.sba.gov/blog/business-trends-keep-top-mind-2022?utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery

Each new year brings a unique set of challenges and opportunities for your small business. Learn what you can expect in 2022 — and how you can get ready today.

Congratulations U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Headquarters on your FY21 numbers!
12/27/2021

Congratulations U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Headquarters on your FY21 numbers!

Congratulations U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Headquarters on your FY21 numbers!

Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) leaders outlined how the agency will continue assisting the Army in reducing costs and di...
12/27/2021
DLA, Army leaders discuss demand planning, service performance priorities

Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) leaders outlined how the agency will continue assisting the Army in reducing costs and discussed mutual readiness objectives.

www.dla.mil/AboutDLA/News/NewsArticleView/Article/2868128/dla-army-leaders-discuss-demand-planning-service-performance-priorities/fbclid/IwAR0k9lunGjouTauV7rr4xPC6mM-cfP1fbp1THucG0Ky03H64Ep9C53uOISo/fbclid/IwAR1ok6uhg66p4Tr4V-yLoeuWbnnvQGvWHpYunfNC2Ork_MzplzvLxFCkDE0/

DLA and Army leaders met to assess supply chain issues, demand planning and mutual readiness objectives during an Army/DLA Day event at the Pentagon Dec. 7.

A novel vaccine against #covidー19 developed by the #researchers at the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research (WRAIR ) n...
12/24/2021
The US Army Made a Coronavirus Vaccine That Works Against All Variants

A novel vaccine against #covidー19 developed by the #researchers at the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research (WRAIR ) not only evokes a good immune response but also protects against its variants as well as other COVID variants.

interestingengineering.com/the-us-army-made-a-coronavirus-vaccine-that-works-against-all-variants

The US Army has used a 'pan-SARS' approach to vaccine development. Preclinical studies should good immune response against all SARS viruses.

#teamwork #success
12/23/2021

#teamwork #success

#teamwork #success

The #governmentcontracting industry offers one of the best growth opportunities, whether you run a #SmallBusiness or a l...
12/23/2021
How to win a government contract bid? Avoid these 7 mistakes

The #governmentcontracting industry offers one of the best growth opportunities, whether you run a #SmallBusiness or a large enterprise, but there are factors to avoid. www.govconwire.com/articles/how-to-win-a-government-contract-bid-avoid-these-7-mistakes/

The government contracting industry offers one of the best growth opportunities, whether you run a small business or a large enterprise. Each year, the U.S. government mobilizes its federal contracting community to assist the government in bolstering the different key sectors of the nation. Recently...

#happyholidays #ArmyTeam #armyholidays
12/23/2021

#happyholidays #ArmyTeam #armyholidays

#happyholidays #ArmyTeam #armyholidays

Head to aal.army/spartn/?utm_campaign=H2FMS&utm_content=186192189&utm_medium=social&utm_source=linkedin&hss_channel=lcp-...
12/22/2021

Head to aal.army/spartn/?utm_campaign=H2FMS&utm_content=186192189&utm_medium=social&utm_source=linkedin&hss_channel=lcp-64950400 to apply to the Holistic Health and Fitness Management System (H2FMS) #SPARTN #SBIR topic before it closes on Dec. 29!

Head to aal.army/spartn/?utm_campaign=H2FMS&utm_content=186192189&utm_medium=social&utm_source=linkedin&hss_channel=lcp-64950400 to apply to the Holistic Health and Fitness Management System (H2FMS) #SPARTN #SBIR topic before it closes on Dec. 29!

Whether you are a #WOSB dealing with #healthcare or #construction, come do business with the U.S. Army Office of Small B...
12/22/2021

Whether you are a #WOSB dealing with #healthcare or #construction, come do business with the U.S. Army Office of Small Business Programs.

Whether you are a #WOSB dealing with #healthcare or #construction, come do business with the U.S. Army Office of Small Business Programs.

Address

106 Army Pentagon, Room 3B514
Washington D.C., DC
20310-0106

General information

Mission: Advise the Secretary of the Army and the Army leadership on small business related matters. Spearhead innovative initiatives that contribute to expanding the small business industrial base relevant to the Army mission priorities. Leverage the use of minority serving educational institutions in support of Army Science and Technology Programs.

Opening Hours

Monday 8am - 4:30pm
Tuesday 8am - 4:30pm
Wednesday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Thursday 8am - 4:30pm
Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm

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(703) 697-2868

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Free Educational #Webinar by General Services Administration: Tips to Avoid Being Suspended & Debarred January 20| 2:00 PM ET gsa.zoomgov.com/webinar/register/WN_yuW3OJZ4QqKGHcX5yhZ6lA?utm_medium=email&utm_source=govDelivery
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Headquarters recently announced it had awarded a $7.2 million contract to Luhr Brothers, Inc. to assist wetlands and waterfowl on the #MississippiRiver. fox2now.com/news/illinois/u-s-army-corps-of-engineers-awards-7-million-dollar-contract-for-habitat-restoration-near-st-louis/
#VERTEX | Energy in Austin, Texas, hosted by U.S. Army Futures Command (AFC), will examine new and novel energy #technologies that are attracting private and public sector investment. www.army.mil/article/253047/afc_vertex_energy_event_will_examine_new_advanced_energy_technologies
United Aircraft Technologies, Inc., a #smallbusiness run by a former U.S. Army aircraft electrician and his wife, modernized the future of #aviation through the xTechPrograms. www.army.mil/article/253090/army_veterans_small_business_modernizes_the_future_of_aviation_through_xtech_program
The U.S. Army just announced $15M in new funding contracts with 10 #smallbusinesses to transition their innovative solutions in engineering sciences and weapons, information systems, and other critical solutions for the Soldier. Army SBIR STTR Program DOD SBIR STTR Programs www.army.mil/article/253070/army_awards_15m_in_small_business_funding_to_develop_technologies_for_soldiers
#Smallbusinesses experienced strong job growth during December 2021. #Congratulations www.msn.com/en-us/money/smallbusiness/small-businesses-add-204000-jobs-to-us-economy/ar-AASvsfg?ocid=BingNewsSearch
Two civilian employees from U.S. Army Contracting Command – New Jersey contracting center were recently recognized at a virtual awards ceremony for the FY21 Secretary of the Army Awards for Excellence in #Contracting. www.army.mil/article/253051/acc_nj_employees_recognized_by_the_secretary_of_the_army_for_excellence_in_contracting
Business/Tech news: 1. You can’t ignore the power of TikTok, particularly if you’re looking to find customers 2. More business conference disruptions due to #COVID this winter and spring? 3. News on Google Voice and Apple wallet www.forbes.com/sites/quickerbettertech/2021/12/26/tiktok-is-now-the-most-visited-website-in-2021and-other-small-business-tech-news-this-week/?sh=6879916d278d
ATTENTION---SBA #Workshop: SBA Legislative Changes Update Wed, Jan 12, 2022 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST Register here: register.gotowebinar.com/register/7809381811284829707?source=centeric&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery
Join us at the National 8(a) Association 2022 National Small Business Conference January 31-February 2! We’ll be in-person at #N8aSBC2022 talking about Utilizing Agency Forecasting to your Advantage. You won’t want to miss it! Learn More: https://bit.ly/2Z3qCsu. U.S. Army Office of Small Business Programs staff members will be speaking Wednesday, Feb. 2.
The IRS will look into the digital payment service accounts of #smallbusinesses, freelancers and independent #contractors. #taxassistance #taxtips www.theguardian.com/business/2022/jan/02/new-tax-rule-paypal-venmo-cash-app
#ArmyStrong2022 #HappyNewYear