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Office of Small & Disadvantaged Business Utilization


Strategic Outreach and Communications

Strategic Outreach and Communications (SOC) connects Veteran-owned and other small businesses interested in doing business with VA to resources, education, and training.

Doing Business with VA

Doing Business With VA

Access resources and tools to navigate the VA contracting and procurement process.
Get started doing business »

Education and Training

Education and Training

Learn about doing business with VA and guide your access to resources to discover opportunities for VOSBs.
Explore education and training »

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Media Library

The VA OSDBU Media Library has the latest news and resources for the Veteran Small Business Community with videos, publications, factsheets, and more.
Explore the Media Library »

Direct Access Program

Direct Access Program

Network, build partnerships, and gain access to program and contracting staff through Direct Access Events.
Get connected »

Veteran Entreprenuer Portal

Veteran Entrepreneur Portal

Fast and convenient access to interactive tools for Vetrepreneurs to help start, grow, and sustain a small business. Explore the Portal »

Events Calendar

Events Calendar

Attend seminars, workshops, and meetings—or request an OSDBU speaker for your event.
Find an event to attend »

Small Business Liaisons

Small Business Liaisons

Contact a Small Business Liaison for information about doing business with VA.
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VA Small Business Liaison.

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