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Office of Small & Disadvantaged Business Utilization


Education and Training


VA OSDBU’s educates and trains Veteran-owned and other small businesses on various topics specific to doing business within the federal and commercial marketplaces.

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

Framework for Success

VA OSDBU’s Framework for Success compiles processes and knowledge areas into a business model that is a checklist used by VA OSDBU to ensure small businesses are procurement ready; that is, having the ability to meet the requirements necessary to compete for VA and other federal contracting opportunities.

Training Resources (On-Demand Webinars)

The OSDBU Training Resource Library includes links to interactive tools, webinars, videos, best practices and information from VA and other federal agencies.

Vets First Verification Program

The Vets First Verification Program affords VA verified firms the opportunity to compete for VA set asides.

Doing Business With VA

Learn more about VA Small and Veteran Business Programs. Access information and resources on government procurements, subcontracting, and more.

Training and Employment

Unique training and employment programs designed to engage and equip our Nation’s Veteran population as they transition to civilian employment.

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