Wed, Jan 12|
8(a) & HUBZONE Programs: Is it Right For You & What’s in Store?
Learn about the Small Business Administration’s 8(a) and Historically Underutilized Business Zone (HUBZone) programs
Time & Location
Jan 12, 2022, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM HST
About the Event
Guest speaker: Michael Youth, Lead Business Opportunity Specialist Hawaii-Pacific Islands District Office, U.S. Small Business Administration will provide an overview of SBA’s HUBZone and 8(a) programs.
- Is your business eligible?
- What are the benefits?
- How do you apply and what’s next?
The 8(a) Business Development program is a robust nine-year program created to help firms owned and controlled by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals.
The HUBZone program fuels small business growth in historically underutilized business zones with a goal of awarding at least 3% of federal contract dollars to HUBZone-certified companies each year.