The Small Business Administration maintains and strengthens the nation's economy by aiding, counseling, assisting and protecting the interests of small businesses and by helping families and businesses recover from national disasters.
|Recipient||Amount||Start Date||End Date|
|St Joseph's University||$ 50,000||   ||2020-09-30||2022-09-29|
|Syracuse University||$ 100,000||   ||2020-09-30||2022-09-29|
|Dog Tag Inc.||$ 75,000||   ||2020-09-30||2022-09-29|
|Oklahoma State University||$ 75,000||   ||2020-09-30||2022-09-29|
|Humboldt State University Sponsored Programs Foundation||$ 258,627||   ||2021-07-01||2022-06-30|
|University Of Maryland, College Park||$ 400,000||   ||2021-06-01||2022-05-31|
|Syracuse University||$ 1,000,000||   ||2021-06-01||2022-05-31|
|Mississippi State University||$ 825,000||   ||2021-06-01||2022-05-31|
|New Mexico Department Of Veterans Services||$ 345,000||   ||2021-05-01||2022-04-30|
|Seattle Economic Development Fund||$ 515,000||   ||2021-05-01||2022-04-30|
Uses and Use Restrictions
To establish Veteran Business Outreach Centers (VBOC) for the benefit of small business concerns and potential small business concerns owned and controlled by veterans, active duty service members, Guard & Reserve members and military spouses.
Eligible applicants may be education institutions, private businesses, veterans? nonprofit community-based organizations, and Federal, State, local and tribal government agencies.
First beneficiaries are eligible veterans, active duty service members, Guard & Reserve members and military spouses who seek to start and manage a small business; second beneficiaries are all others.
Credentials and documentation can be found on the annual program announcement. This program is excluded from coverage under 2 CFR 200, Subpart E - Cost Principles.
Aplication and Award Process
Preapplication coordination is not applicable.
Environmental impact information is not required for this program.
This program is excluded from coverage under E.O.
This program is excluded from coverage under 2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards. This program is excluded from coverage under 2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards. Applicants will submit proposals based on a request for proposal (RFP). The RFP may request that the applicant apply for a cooperative agreement. This will be made clear at the time of the RFP is issued. Instructions for applying will be contained in the RFP document.
The proposal will be subject to an independent panel review. The elements of the panel review will include a review of the technical and cost proposals, each under a separate cover.
Contact the headquarters or regional office, as appropriate, for application deadlines.
Small Business Act, Section 8(b)(17) (15 U.S.C. 637(b)(17)).
Range of Approval/Disapproval Time
Usually within 30 to 90 days after closing date of the RFP.
In accordance with FAR Part 33 if a contract; or not applicable if a grant.
Subject to the exercise of option years.
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program has no statutory formula. Matching requirements are not applicable to this program. MOE requirements are not applicable to this program.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
Usually not to exceed 12 months for the basic effort and four option years. Funds are made available on a cost reimbursement basis. See the following for information on how assistance is awarded/released: Additional detail provided on SBA's website at sba.gov/ovbd.
Post Assistance Requirements
Additional detail provided on SBA's website at sba.gov/ovbd.
Cash reports are not applicable.
Progress reports are not applicable.
Expenditure reports are not applicable.
Performance monitoring is not applicable.
In accordance with the provisions of 2 CFR 200, Subpart F - Audit Requirements, non-Federal entities that expend financial assistance of $750,000 or more in Federal awards will have a single or a program-specific audit conducted for that year. Non-Federal entities that expend less than $750,000 a year in Federal awards are exempt from Federal audit requirements for that year, except as noted in 2 CFR 200.503. When necessary, on a case-by-case basis.
The recipient should be prepared to maintain detailed, complete, and accurate client activity records of a sufficiency to reflect clearly the nature and variety of the services provided. Financial records must be maintained until 3 years after the completion of the grant project or submission of the final report, whichever is later. The recipient should be prepared to participate in the development of a program-wide intranet system.
(Project Grants) FY 16 $12,808,000; FY 17 est $12,300,000; and FY 18 est $11,250,000
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
No Data Available.
Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature
Contact the Federal agency for more information.
Regional or Local Office
See Regional Agency Offices. For addresses of the SBA field offices, see Appendix IV of the Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance under Small Business Administration.
Raymond Milano 409 3rd St., SW 5th Floor, Washington, District of Columbia 20416 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 202-205-6777
Criteria for Selecting Proposals
The technical proposal will consist of four sections: (1) Mission Experience, (2) Organizational Experience & Capacity, (3) SBA Resource Partner Collaboration, (4) Market Assessment, (5) Project Objectives and Performance Metrics, (6) Innovation and (7) Financial Management Capability. The cost proposal will be evaluated based on reasonableness of cost and compliance with OMB Circulars A-110 or A-112. Additionally the cost proposal must contain (1) a comprehensive development plan, (2) budget preparation, and (3) expenditures for fundraising activities may not be charged as a cost item and demonstration of adequate community based resources to achieve matching formula for nonfederal funds.
“I think, by 2018, there’s an opportunity for New Orleans to be viewed around the country, around the world, as a hub of entrepreneurship for the South,” says Tim Williamson, the CEO and cofounder of incubator The Idea Village, referring to the year the city will celebrate its 300th anniversary.