The Veteran Entrepreneur Portal (VEP) is your platform to small business resources.
VA OSDBU, in collaboration with BusinesUSA, offers a collection of tools to help you start and grow your small business. Find information about business plans, financing opportunities, government programs, training courses, and much more!
This interactive tool connects you to the right resources specific to your small business objective. Navigate through relevant topics to access information on starting a business. Get started »
Use this customized wizard to identify financing resources to support the start-up, development, or growth of your small business. Get started »
Find out how to successfully expand your small business. Explore dedicated subjects with valuable information and resources to help you grow your company. Learn more »
Become familiar with Federal government contracting programs. Answer a few quick questions in this wizard to find Federal opportunities that align with your small business.
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Access relevant Federal, state, and local programs and services geared toward the Veteran small business community. Get started »
Learn about the Veterans First Contracting Program - VA's unique procurement set-aside and sole-sourcing opportunities. Learn more »
Access information tools, requirement resources, and networking opportunities necessary to do business with VA and other Federal agencies. Learn more »
Browse a growing list of franchising opportunities available to Veteran small businesses. Learn more »
Follow the links to learn how small businesses can access Federal procurement opportunities with each listed Federal agency. Learn more »
Corporate Partnership Agreements are designed to help Veteran small business concerns with capacity building, past performance evaluation, and related small business activities. Learn more »
Unique training and employment programs designed to engage and equip our nation’s Veteran population with tools for a bright and rewarding future. Learn more »