SMALL BUSINESS PROGRAMS
The Small Business Program ensures effective implementation of the Army Small Business Programs while dedicated to support the Army Contracting Command and Mission and Installation Contracting Command (MICC). The MICC Office of Small Business Programs fosters acquisition opportunities to all small business categories where small businesses can best support Soldiers and their families, thus ensuring Army readiness and developing a viable, robust industrial base.
- DOD Office of Small Business Programs is the focal point for the development of Department of Defense policy to guide processes to meet Small Business procurement goals and objectives.
- U.S. Small Business Administration is an independent agency of the federal government to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise and to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation.
- Army Office of Small Business Programs awards billions of contracting dollars annually in order to support its mission. Historically, more than 20 percent of this total goes to small businesses.
- Doing Business with MICC: A Step-By-Step Guide for Small Businesses.