Attention A T users. To access the menus on this page please perform the following steps. 1. Please switch auto forms mode to off. 2. Hit enter to expand a main menu option (Health, Benefits, etc). 3. To enter and activate the submenu links, hit the down arrow. You will now be able to tab or arrow up or down through the submenu options to access/activate the submenu links.

Office of Small & Disadvantaged Business Utilization

Attention A T users. To access the combo box on this page please perform the following steps. 1. Press the alt key and then the down arrow. 2. Use the up and down arrows to navigate this combo box. 3. Press enter on the item you wish to view. This will take you to the page listed.
Veterans Crisis Line Badge
My healthevet badge

Events Calendar

Search Events

Procurement Readiness Overview

Date: Tuesday, March 21, 2023
Time: 11:00 AM- 12:00 PM (EST)  
Procurement Readiness Overview
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU), hosts business development webinars to help entrepreneurs become procurement ready and posture themselves to do business with VA.  
Procurement readiness is the demonstrated ability of a business to effectively participate in the contracting marketplace and successfully meet contract requirements. This training is ideal for new business owners, businesses unfamiliar with the term "procurement readiness" and are interested in Doing Business with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). During this training participants will learn about some basic information needed to do business, various ways to become procurement ready, where to locate procurement opportunities with VA and ways to analyze a solicitation to identify procurement requirements.