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Office of Small & Disadvantaged Business Utilization

The OSDBU is responsible for ensuring that small businesses are treated fairly and that they have an opportunity to compete and be selected for a fair amount of the Agency's prime and subcontracting opportunities.

The Department of Housing and Urban Development is committed to providing universal access to both small businesses and large businesses. The Agency recognizes that small businesses are of vital importance to job growth and the economic strength of the country. A successful and strong business community is an integral component of the Department's overall mission of job creation, community empowerment and economic revitalization.

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On Wednesday, May 1, 2024, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) invites you to participate in the hybrid 9th Annual HUBZone Small Business Conference at the HUD Headquarters Building in Washington, DC and virtually. The plenary session will be open to virtual participation. Only on-site attendees will have an opportunity to meet with key HUD staff and contracting personnel to discuss their capabilities and learn about upcoming potential procurement opportunities. Prime contractors interested in exhibiting at this event, please submit your request to SmallBusiness@hud.gov by April 17, 2024. Registration





OSDBU Annual Report

The Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) is pleased to present the OSDBU Annual Report. The report highlights OSDBU’s most notable achievements over the fiscal year. Learn about HUD procurement activities, outreach events, remarks from HUD leadership and much more on Small Business at HUD.