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  • SBA 8(a)
  • ISO 9001:2015
  • ISO/IEC 27001:2013
  • ISO/IEC 20000-1:2018
  • CMMI-SVC ML3 v2.0

Establish a Sole Source Contract to Assurit in Six Simple Steps

The Small Business Administration SBA 8(a) Sole Source vehicle enables agencies to engage in direct buy contracts with certified contractors. As a Contract Officer, you can award a sole-source 8(a) contract to Assurit if:

  • You determine that Assurit is responsible and can perform the work. 
  • The resulting contract can be awarded at a fair market price.
  • The government estimate doesn’t exceed $7 million for manufacturing requirements or $4 million for all other requirements.

– 1 –
Identify Requirements

The Government program manager or interested party develops a statement of work, prepares a government estimate, and obtains the necessary funding.

– 2 –
Decision to Sole Source

The Government program manager or interested party chooses Assurit to perform the work and submits a procurement request to the agency contracting officer.

– 3 –
SBA Worksheet

The agency contracting officer prepares an “Offer Letter” to Assurit and submits to:

Shuraie Mackin, Deputy District Director/8(a) Business Development, Washington Metropolitan Area District Office, 409 3rd Street, SW, Second Floor, Washington, DC 20416, 202-205-6392, dcofferletters@sba.gov

– 4 –
SBA Review &

Acceptance

SBA processes the Offer Letter and returns it to the agency contracting officer who submits the Statement of Work and Request for Proposal or Quotation to Assurit.

– 5 –
Negotiations &

Scope Definition

Assurit submits the proposal which is evaluated and negotiated (if necessary) by the agency.

– 6 –
Contract Award

The contract is awarded to Assurit.


Awarding a Sole Source 8(a) contract to Assurit is that simple.


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