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Small Business Defense Economic Transition Assistance (DETA)

Post Date

January 12th 2010

Application Due Date

February 4th 2010

The closing date is February 4, 2010 at 9:00 PM Eastern Time.

Funding Opportunity Number


CFDA Number(s)


Funding Instrument Type(s)

Cooperative Agreement

Funding Activity Categories

Business and Commerce

Number of Awards


Eligibility Categories


An eligible applicant for this funding opportunity must, as of the date of its application, be an accredited SBDC, be funded as a Lead Center by SBA, and provide services within one of the areas that experienced a net job loss as a result of the 2005 BRAC. An application submitted by an entity that does not satisfy each of these requirements will not be accepted or evaluated. The areas that experienced a net job loss as a result of the 2005 BRAC are identified below: State Pro Rata Maximum Alaska $100,000 $100,000 Arizona $140,453 $140,453 California (Yuba County) $198,416 $198,416 Connecticut $178,918 $178,918 Idaho $100,000 $100,000 Kentucky $212,343 $200,000 Louisiana $234,787 $200,000 Maine $100,000 $100,000 Mississippi $149,450 $149,450 New Jersey $442,065 $200,000 New Mexico $100,000 $100,000 North Dakota $100,000 $100,000 Pennsylvania $645,211 $200,000 South Dakota $100,000 $100,000 Wisconsin $281,792 $200,000 NOTE: Although other areas experienced job losses as a result of the 2005 BRAC, those losses were offset by other job gains. As such, those areas did not experience a net job loss and therefore do not qualify under this Announcement.


  • Estimated Total Funding:


  • Award Range:

    $100000 - $200000

Grant Description

Program Announcement No. OSBDC-2010-08 U.S. Small Business Administration / Office of Small Business Development Centers (OSBDC) OPENING DATE: January 13, 2010 CLOSING DATE: February 4, 2010 The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) plans to issue Program Announcement No. OSBDC-2010-08 to invite applications from existing SBDC recipient organization currently funded under the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) program as authorized by the Small Business Act, (15 USC ¤ 648(a)(6)(C)). Applicants will provide defense economic transition assistance for small businesses in areas negatively impacted by the 2005 BRAC. The SBDC program is the SBA’s largest matching grant-funded service delivery network providing high quality business and economic development assistance to small businesses and nascent entrepreneurs in order to promote growth, expansion, innovation, increased productivity and management improvement. The SBDCs, in partnership with SBA’s Office of Small Business Development Centers (OSBDC) and SBA District Offices, develop programs and provide business management and other services that enhance the economic development goals and objectives of SBA and their other respective state and local funding partners. The SBDC program is a broad-based system of assistance for the small business community that links the resources of Federal, state, and local governments with those of the educational community and the private sector. Although SBA is responsible for the general management and oversight of the SBDC program, a partnership exists between SBA and the recipient organization to effectuate the delivery of assistance to the small business community. Questions about this program announcement should be directed to the Office of Small Business Development Centers at the SBA, at (202)205-6766.

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