Procurement

List of Disadvantage Businesses

Small Business Innovation Research, Department of the Navy
http://www.navysbir.brtrc.com/

This site provides an overview of the ONR's disadvantage business program.

SBA - U.S. Small Business Administration
http://www.sba.gov/
This is the Small Business Administration site. It's a great place to find disadvantage business to work with.

New England Minority Supplier Development Council
http://www.cmsdc.org/

New England Minority Supplier Development Council's home page. WHOI is a member of this council. Provides certification of region's disadvantage businesses. Great resource to find disadvantage business partners.

SBA PRO-Net - Procurement Marketing and Access Network
http://pro-net.sba.gov/
Direct link to the Small Business Administrations business search engine.

SOMWBA - State Office of Minority and Women Business Assistance
http://www.state.ma.us/somwba/
Massachusetts state agency helping promote the development of minority, women owned business enterprises and non-profit organizations.

Last updated: March 15, 2011