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VA OSDBU is dedicated to enabling Veterans to gain access to economic opportunity and promoting Veteran employment.

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MyVA Verification Application Transformation Trial

MyVA Verification Application Transformation Trial

CVE is improving its services to directly align with MyVA. Experience the streamlined, Vet-friendly Verification Application Process.

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2015 NVSBE Wrap-Up

2015 NVSBE Wrap-Up

In its fifth year, the National Veterans Small Business Engagement (NVSBE) continues to prove as the most effective way to directly connect Veteran businesses with potential buyers in the federal and commercial marketplaces.

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Conferences and Events

Access our calendar of upcoming conferences and events.

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Our Mission, Functions, and Activities

The VA OSDBU mission is to enable Veterans to gain access to economic opportunity by leveraging the federal procurement system and expanding participation of procurement-ready small businesses. Learn more »

Notice of anticipated 2016 Opportunities at VA OSDBU

In accordance with FAR 15.201(f) the Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) is disclosing general information, agency mission needs and future requirements. This information is provided for information purposes only. OSDBU will not entertain any questions at this time. All information currently provided will be removed from this site prior to issuance of any subsequent solicitation.

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How to Get Verified

Get verified through the Vets First Verification Program to participate in the Veterans First Contracting Program for VA set-asides and sole-source contracts for SDVOSBs and VOSBs.

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MyVA Verification Application Transformation Trial

VA OSDBU, in conjunction with MyVA principles, is transforming programs, procedures, and policies to increase Customer Service, to enhance the Veterans' Experience, improve the Verification Process, and to become more Veteran-centric.

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Resources for Doing Business

VA OSDBU, in collaboration with BusinessUSA External link to a government website, offers a collection of tools to help you start and grow your small business. Access the Veteran Entrepreneur Portal to find information about business plans, financing opportunities, government programs, training courses, and much more!

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Doing Business with VA

Become familiar with federal procurement policies, the management of VA small business goals, and the administration of VA contract awards supported through acquisitions.

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Access to Opportunities

Access procurement events, networking opportunities, and requirement resources geared for small and Veteran businesses interested in doing business with VA.

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Strategic Outreach

OSDBU offers small businesses informational tools, requirement resources, and networking opportunities necessary to do business with VA. OSDBU Strategic Outreach ensures that Veteran-owned and other small businesses have access to programs and services to increase their participation in the federal marketplace.


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