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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.

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Resolving VA Contract Invoice Issues

VA OSDBU will assign an ombudsman to help a small business by tracking and helping to resolve the invoice issue through to its completion. Read Fact Sheet »

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2017 NVSBE Presentations

Registered NVSBE attendees are able to view and download Activity Host presentations via user dashboard. Select My Meeting Maker via your online user dashboard for PowerPoint presentations for event sessions. Login at »

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Vector Town Hall

Thomas J. Leney, Executive Director of VA Small and Veteran Business Programs, provides straight answers to your questions about the VECTOR contract vehicle. View VECTOR Town Hall »

Resources for Doing 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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Acquisitions and Contracting Support

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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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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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 and Communications

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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