Program Level
Federal

Certification & Administration Level
National

Program Authority

13 CFR Part 124

Applicability

NASA and Coast Guard contracts identified by the contracting officer

Mechanism
Set-aside

Application fee
None

Reciprocity
None

Certification Term
3 years

Application
Electronic only
Eligibility

Small, for-profit businesses at least 51% owned and controlled by one or more socially and economically disadvantaged individuals; self-certification with SAM registration

Business Size
SBA size standards

Personal Net Worth
$750,000

Citizen
US citizen

Minimum Time in Business
None