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May 28, 2020, 18:05 ET SBA Celebrates the Launch of New Maryland Women's Business Centers

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today the launching of two Maryland Women's Business Centers hosted by Morgan State University in...


May 28, 2020, 10:56 ET SBA and Treasury Department Announce $10 Billion for CDFIs to Participate in the Paycheck Protection Program

Today, the U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the U.S. Treasury Department, announced that it is setting aside $10 billion of...


May 26, 2020, 14:00 ET Prepare Your Business for Hurricane Season at Webinar

Weather experts at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predict an above-normal 2020 Atlantic Hurricane Season, which begins June 1....


May 15, 2020, 19:36 ET SBA and Treasury Release Paycheck Protection Program Loan Forgiveness Application

Today, the U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the U.S Department of the Treasury, released the Paycheck Protection Program...


May 11, 2020, 12:50 ET SBA Issues New Regulations for Women-Owned Small Business Federal Contracting Program

The U.S. Small Business Administration today published Women-Owned Small Business Federal Contracting program regulations that will provide a free,...


May 06, 2020, 13:33 ET SBA Awards Funding to Organizations Delivering Entrepreneurship Training to Women Veterans and Military Spouses

The U.S. Small Business Administration today awarded $300,000 in grants to three organizations offering entrepreneurship training to women service...


May 04, 2020, 13:30 ET SBA to Make Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available to U.S. Agricultural Businesses Impacted by COVID-19 Pandemic

U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Jovita Carranza announced today that agricultural businesses are now eligible for SBA's Economic...


May 03, 2020, 08:46 ET Joint Statement by Administrator Jovita Carranza and Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin on the Success of the Paycheck Protection Program

U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Jovita Carranza and U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Steven T. Mnuchin today issued the following...


Apr 29, 2020, 17:15 ET Joint Statement by Administrator Jovita Carranza and Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin on Establishing Dedicated Hours for Small Lender Submissions of PPP Applications

U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Jovita Carranza and U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin issued the following statement today...


Apr 28, 2020, 20:15 ET Joint Statement by Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin and Administrator Jovita Carranza on the Review Procedure for Paycheck Protection Program Loans

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin and U.S. Small Business Administrator Jovita Carranza issued the following statement today on the Paycheck...


Apr 24, 2020, 16:41 ET Joint Statement by SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza and Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin on the Resumption of the Paycheck Protection Program

Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration Jovita Carranza and U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin issued the following statement...


Apr 17, 2020, 15:02 ET Statement from Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin and Administrator Jovita Carranza on the Success of the Paycheck Protection Program

Today, U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Jovita Carranza and U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin issued the following statement...


Apr 15, 2020, 20:43 ET Statement by Secretary Mnuchin and Administrator Carranza on the Paycheck Protection Program and Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program

Today, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin and U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Jovita Carranza issued the following statement...


Apr 04, 2020, 14:54 ET SBA Clarifies Eligibility of Faith-Based Organizations to Participate in Paycheck Protection and Economic Injury Disaster Loan Programs

SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza today announced that SBA issued guidance clarifying that all faith-based organizations impacted by Coronavirus...


Apr 03, 2020, 14:20 ET SBA's Paycheck Protection Program for Small Businesses Affected by the Coronavirus Pandemic Launches

The U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Jovita Carranza today launched the Paycheck Protection Program, a $349 billion emergency loan...


Mar 31, 2020, 17:41 ET With $349 Billion in Emergency Small Business Capital Cleared, SBA and Treasury Begin Unprecedented Public-Private Mobilization Effort to Distribute Funds

Following President Trump's signing of the historic Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza and ...


Mar 28, 2020, 00:09 ET CARES Act Statement from SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza

Upon President Trump signing the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act into law, SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza issued the...


Mar 23, 2020, 11:00 ET Carranza Implements Automatic Deferment on Existing SBA Disaster Loans Through End of 2020

Today, U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Jovita Carranza announced changes to help borrowers still paying back SBA loans from previous ...


Mar 17, 2020, 15:58 ET SBA Updates Criteria on States for Requesting Disaster Assistance Loans for Small Businesses Impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Today, as part of the Trump Administration's aggressive, whole-of-government efforts to combat the Coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19) and minimize...


Mar 13, 2020, 19:48 ET SBA Administrator Carranza Applauds President's Efforts to Reduce Public Health Barriers and Protect America's Small Businesses

SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza issued the following statement today in response to the President's Declaration of a National Emergency: "The...


Mar 12, 2020, 11:51 ET SBA To Provide Small Businesses Impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19) Up to $2 Million in Disaster Assistance Loans

SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza issued the following statement today in response to the President's address to the nation: "The President took...


Mar 06, 2020, 10:35 ET Nation's Top Small Businesses to be Recognized

Today, Administrator Jovita Carranza, the head of the U.S. Small Business Administration formally announced National Small Business Week, May 3-9,...


Feb 28, 2020, 11:38 ET SBA Expands Services for Women Entrepreneurs in West Virginia

The U.S. Small Business Administration is accepting grant applications for a new Women's Business Center in West Virginia. This expansion of SBA...


Feb 26, 2020, 15:31 ET SBA Veterans Small Business Advisory Committees to Host Public Meetings March 4 and 5

The U.S. Small Business Administration's Interagency Task Force on Veterans Small Business Development and Advisory Committee on Veterans Business...


Feb 25, 2020, 16:04 ET SBA to Host Information Call on Funding Competition for Organizations Providing Training to Women Veteran Entrepreneurs

WHAT: The U.S. Small Business Administration will hold a conference call for nonprofit organizations, state and local agencies, and institutions of...