TekPro is certified by the SBA as an 8(a) Alaska Native Corporation, Small Disadvantaged Business. The federal government allows SPS to accept awards of sole source contracts with no restriction on contract value.
GSA 8(a) STARS II Contract
Contract Number: GS00Q17GWD2090
Contract DUNS Number: 828535083
Program Manager: Regina Monroe, (210) 245-2080, email@example.com
GSA 8(a) STARS II Website: http://www.gsa.gov/8astars2
Congress created 13 regional ANCs through the 1971 Alaska Claims Settlement Act 0f 1971. Special privileges administered to ANCs through the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) include exemption from all contract value ceilings when awarding sole source contracts to an ANC. ANC 8(a) firms are eligible to receive sole source 8(a) contracts valued up to $22 million without higher agency Justification and Approval (J&A). If J&A is acquired, 8(a) sole source contracts may be awarded with no dollar restrictions. Other advantages include: