Finally, Federal Set Aside Program for Women-owned FirmsUp and Running

Posted on October 12, 2010. Filed under: Uncategorized |

More than a decade after it was first authorized, the Small Business Administration’s Women’s Procurement Program is being fully implemented giving women-owned firms access to an estimated $25 billion in government business, which represents 5 percent of the federal procurement budget.

Under the program federal agencies will set aside contracts specifically for female-owned businesses in 83 industries where they have been traditionally under-represented.

Click Here to See the Press Release from WIPP

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