The Historically Underutilized Business Zones (HUBZone) program, through the Small Business Administration, helps small businesses in urban and rural communities gain preferential access to federal procurement opportunities.Click for details.
HUBZone Information and Links
About HUBZone Certification:http://www.sba.gov/category/navigation-structure/contracting/working-with-government/small-business-certifications-audiences/hubzone-certification
Understanding the HUBZone Program:http://www.sba.gov/content/understanding-hubzone-program
Excerpt from “Understanding the HUBZone Program” - http://www.sba.gov/content/understanding-hubzone-program
How the HUBZone Program Works
The SBA regulates and implements the HUBZone program. SBA does the following:
Benefits of the HUBZone Program
The program’s benefits for HUBZone-certified companies include:
The federal government has a goal of awarding 3% of all dollars for federal prime contracts to HUBZone-certified small business concerns.