December 9, 2016
HUBZone set-asides in 2016: an in-depth look
Source: Set-Aside Alert, Alice Lipowicz, December 2016
Set-Aside Alert takes an in-depth look at the Small Business Administration’s HUBZone program for small businesses.
Under the program, thousands of census tracts around the country have been designated HUBZones due to a high percentage of people in poverty, and other factors. Small businesses established in these areas, and with a portion of their employees living in these areas, are eligible to compete for HUBZone set-asides in federal contracting.
Here are the stories:
- Which states have the most HUBZone firms?
- HUBZones losing momentum
- Best and worst states for HUBZone set-aside opportunities
- Top 20 federal agencies for HUBZone set-aside opportunities
- Top industries for HUBZone set-asides
- HUBZone firms not relying on set-asides
Contact your nearest PTAC to learn about government contracting and the HUBZone program.
For help with Government Contracting: contact your nearest Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC). Funded through Cooperative Agreements between the U.S. Department of Defense and state and local governments/institutions, PTACs provide free and low-cost assistance in virtually all areas of government contracting.