Minority & Small Business Supplier Diversity Program (DAS)

Minority & Small Business Supplier Diversity Program (DAS) 6.25% of state contracts/projects are set-aside for participation by state certified small minority businesses; this includes businesses owned by a person/s who are ethnic minorities, women, or disabled. The Minority and Small Business Supplier Diversity Program will help people apply for those contracts.

What's the value to me?

If you are small minority or woman-owned business looking to apply for state contracts.

Description & Overview

6.25% of state contracts/projects are set-aside and available for participation by state certified small minority businesses; this includes businesses owned by a person/s who are ethnic minorities, women, or disabled.

Services

The Minority and Small Business Supplier Diversity Program will help people apply for state contracts.

Criteria

  • Principal place of business is in Connecticut.
  • Gross revenues not exceeding $15,000,000 during its most recent fiscal year.
  • A small business with at least 51% ownership by one or more minority person(s) who exercises operational authority over daily affairs of the business, has the power to direct management and policies, and receives the beneficial interests of the business.
  • A minority is a person(s) who is American Indian, Asian, Black, Hispanic, has origins in the Iberian Peninsula, a woman, or an individual with a disability.

Contact

165 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106

Meg Yetishefsky
W: Department of Administrative Services

Phases:

Scale
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