The Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) Procurement Center, a bureau of the U.S. Department of Commerce, provides Federal assistance to support innovative projects seeking to promote the growth of minority enterprises. The MBDA Business Center Program provides services to minority business enterprises (MBEs).
Washington, D.C.— Reducing these barriers and creating more opportunities for small businesses will allow the department to expand, innovate, and diversify, increasing the warfighters' advantage, strengthening supply chains, increasing competition in the marketplace, and growing the U.S. economy.
WASHINGTON, June 8, 2022 – The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) is seeking nominations for the 2022 National Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week Awards.
The 2022 winners of the Microgrid Knowledge Greater Good Awards provide for night time studying, streetlights and entertainment in India, resilience during natural disasters and public safety power shut offs (PSPS) at a college in California, vaccinations and power for critical medical equipment at a medical facility in the Himalayas and significant energy savings and carbon reductions at a medical center in Pennsylvania.