One way your history of military service can be rewarded is through government bidding and contracting processes. Any small business based in the United States that is 51% or more owned by one or more military veterans may qualify as a Veteran-Owned Small Business
In this video we cover several steps required for certification as a small business contractor. Every level of government in the United States is required to set aside a portion of their awarded bids for small businesses.
What do we mean by three levels of government? Naturally, the highest level is the U.S. Federal Government, the largest buyer of goods and services in the world. Second is the state level, covering agencies of state governments and other statewide public entities.
Billions of dollars are spent every year by federal, state and local government entities and agencies on goods and services. Our resources will get you started as a government bidder!
Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority/Metro is seeking bids for providing cleaning services at the Riverfront Transit Center located at 33 East Mehring Way in Downtown Cincinnati. The cleaning services include the stairwell glass entrance houses and all attached stainless steel structures. This is a three year contract.
This Request for Proposals (RFP) provides interested Offerors with sufficient information to prepare and submit proposals for consideration by Indiana University of Pennsylvania (hereinafter University) to provide water treatment chemicals and services."Please see bid link for more information"https://passhe.procureware.com/Bids/65640f43-0c98-4495-84b1-8015354fecf4?t=Description
The National Cemetery Administration issued a requirement for Janitorial Services under Solicitation Number: VA786-13-R-0323 for the following cemetery:
Natchez National Cemetery 41 Cemetery Road Natchez, MS 39120 PH: (601) 445-8815
This acquisition is 100% set aside for Service-Disabled, Veteran-Owned Small Businesses. The NAICS Code is: 561720, Size Standard is $16.5 Million. The Contractor gaining award shall provide all labor, materials and transportation necessary to deliver staff to perform janitorial services at Natchez National Cemetery, Natchez, MS 39120. Janitorial Services shall be 3 days per week (Monday, Wednesday, and Friday) to include administration building and public restroom at maintenance building on expansion side. General mopping, vacuuming, dusting, sweeping of floors, bathroom cleaning, window washing, emptying of trash, and replenish tissue and paper towels. Contractor shall supply all environmentally safe cleaning supplies. Contractor shall supply all environmentally safe cleaning supplies. Contractor shall adhere to and sign restroom checklist to ensure compliance with government standards.
All work shall be performed in strict accordance with the terms and conditions of the contract for the base period from October 1, 2013 through September 30, 2014; with up to four (4) one-year options to extend the term of the contract through September 30, 2018 if exercised. Evaluation criteria for this award will be in the following order: 1) Price, 2) Past Performance, 3) Technical. Electronic solicitations will be available for download from http://www.fbo.gov on or about September 6, 2013. Proposals are due at 2:00 P.M. ET on September 20, 2013. Any amendments to the solicitation will also be available at www.fbo.gov. Offeror"s are advised they are responsible for obtaining any amendments. No telephone requests will be accepted. Any questions should be sent via email and addressed to: Henry Dukes, Contract Specialist in writing at email@example.com.
NOTE: VENDORS MUST BE CERTIFIED IN VETBIZ IN ORDER TO BE AWARDED THE CONTRACT AT TIME OF AWARD. IF YOU ARE NOT VERIFIED AS A SERVICE DISABLED VETERAN OWNED SMALL BUSINESS YOU MAY SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION AT VETBIZ.GOV
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