Federal Contracting Resources


All business opportunities solicited through Broad Agency Announcements, Requests for Proposals, and Requests for Quotes are posted online. These postings have recently been transferred from FedBizOpps to a new comprehensive federal website: beta.SAM.gov


The government limits competition for certain contracts to businesses in historically underutilized business zones. It also gives preferential consideration to those businesses in full and open competition. Visit the Small Business Administration's HUBZone page.

Fort Detrick Alliance

The Fort Detrick Alliance is a Frederick-based non-profit that helps build relationships and communication between Federal agencies at Fort Detrick and the community.  

SmartProc GovCON

SmartProc GovCON is a two-day conference held every fall in Frederick that connects attendees with government, academia and industry leaders to discuss trends in defense & civilian agency program priorities and upcoming requirements in the Mid-Atlantic region.