Tag Archive: SBA

SBA Proposal to Modify Size Standards

November 17, 2021 8:22 pm Published by

The SBA issued a proposal to modify two of the methods the organization uses to qualify which businesses classify as small businesses for government contracts and SBA loan and investment programs.  

Feds Exceed Small Biz Contracting Goal

August 2, 2021 9:01 pm Published by

The SBA announced that the federal government exceeded its small business contracting goal. For FY20, small businesses received $145.7 billion in federal contract dollars, a $13 billion increase from the previous year.

Update on SBA Loan Forgiveness

July 28, 2021 5:59 pm Published by

Later this week, the SBA will push to accelerate the end of the PPP by making it easier for businesses to get their loans forgiven by launching a loan forgiveness portal.

PPP Runs Out of Money

May 5, 2021 8:25 pm Published by

The SBA announced yesterday that the PPP has run out of money, weeks ahead of its expiration date at the end of May, underscoring the ongoing need for the program. 

Shuttered Venue Grant Program Open

April 26, 2021 3:17 pm Published by

The Shuttered Venue Operators Grant (SVOG) program was supposed to begin accepting applications on April 8, but has been stalled due to technical glitches. The SBA announced the application portal reopened on Saturday, April 24.

SBA Increases EIDL Caps

March 25, 2021 3:42 pm Published by

On Wednesday, March 24, the U.S. Small Business Administration announced a series of reforms to the COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loan program.