Boots to Business (B2B) is an entrepreneurial education & training program offered by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) as part of the Department of Defense's Transition Assistance Program (TAP).
A 2-step program offered by the SBA. Open to veterans of all
eras, servicemembers (including members of the National Guard and Reserves)
and their spouses. Live intro course & 8-week online course.
National not-for-profit 501(C)(3) organization built by military veteran entrepreneurs to empower other military veterans as leaders in innovation. Launch Lab Online, Bunker Brews, CEOcircle.
PeopleVET is an educational program designed to support veteran entrepreneurs, active duty military, national guard & reserves, & military spouses. PeopleFund also offer special interest rates to veterans.
The federal government tries to award at least 3% of all federal contracting dollars to service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses each year.
This certification enables you to compete for set-asides.
Veterans Advantage Loans, Military Reservist Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program (MREID), Lender Match (formerly LINC).
Veteran Entrepreneur Program helps Texas veterans launch and grow businesses. They provide "BEST: Business Education & Skills Training" and counseling; veterans can get their Letter of Verification here.
A three-day conference dedicated solely to veteran and military spouse business owners and the ecosystem that supports them. Not sure if this will be an annual event in Austin or not.