- A federal agency supporting the growth and competitiveness of minority business enterprises
- Maintains business centers across the United States, along with specialty centers focused on advanced manufacturing, exports, and federal procurement
- Oversees an initiative to support minority women entrepreneurs
The only federal agency with the sole mission of supporting the growth and global competitiveness of minority business enterprises, the Minority Business Development Agency offers numerous programs and services to meet this goal. They include business centers as well as centers focused on advanced manufacturing, exports, and federal procurement.
Who’s it for?
Minority business enterprises, which are defined as those owned and operated by African Americans, Asian Americans, Hasidic Jews, Hispanic Americans, Native Americans, and Pacific Islanders.