The U.S. federal government buys nearly $100 billion worth of goods and services from small businesses each year. However, in recent years, WOSBs received only 4% of the $400+ billion in government contracts awarded to small businesses. In an effort to address this shortfall, last year the SBA implemented a women’s contracting program that will allow contracting officers to set aside contracts for WOSBs and give them a better shot at reaching the goals.

So what is the WOSB Program and how can you take advantage of it?

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