About The Program
The 7J program
Small Business Assistance Program
The SBA 7(j) Management & Technical Assistance Program is a training program provided by the Small Business Administration(SBA). Persons or qualifying businesses interested in receiving management and technical training may participate in the program by contacting the nearest SBA office. Training and consulting is provided in areas such as finance, accounting, bookkeeping, business development, management, and marketing. The program also provides counseling services for other small business operating concerns.
Section 7(j) of the Small Business Act authorizes the SBA to provide management and technical assistance through grants and cooperative agreements to qualified service providers. These service providers provide the SBA 7(j) training and technical assistance to eligible firms and individuals participating in SBA’s Business Development program.
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Fill out the 7(j) Assistance Eligibility Self-Certification Form today to find out if you qualify for the SBA’s 7(j) Management and Technical Assistance Program.
Everything You Need to Know
SBA 7(j) Management & Technical Assistance Program FAQs
What is the 7(j) Program?
The 7(j) Program Management & Technical Training is funded the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) with a network of partners to help firms successfully compete for federal, state and local contracting opportunities as a prime contractor or subcontractor.
Who is Eligible for the 7(j) Program?
- A current participant in the 8(a) Business Development Program;
- A small business that is owned and controlled by an economically and socially disadvantaged individual;
- A small business located in an area of high unemployment or low-income; or
- A small business that is owned by a low-income individual
Is the 7 (j) Training Free?
How do I receive Assistance?
Check out our FREE training courses and workshop calendar for more specific information.