SBE/MBE Program Certification Application (Small or Minority Business Enterprise)


The Supplier Diversity Program, also known as the Set-Aside Program, assists Connecticut Small and Minority Businesses (SBE/MBE) to identify business opportunities for improved economic growth.  The Program is also charged with establishing and administering the process for certification of Connecticut SBE/MBE companies. Additionally:

The office of Supplier Diversity, a specialized team within the Division of DAS Procurement works to make a difference for all CT based Small/Minority Businesses. Our team does this through the following services:

  • Markets and recruits Connecticut small, women, minority and disabled-owned businesses to participate in the Program

  • Assists SBE/MBE businesses in identifying procurement opportunities in state government

  • Measures SBE/MBE spending by state agencies

  • Outreach planning and hosting business events

  • Introduce CT small businesses to the federal registration system


All companies certified with the Supplier Diversity Program are listed in the following directory:


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