June 22 : Mentor-Protege Programs

Co-Sponsored by the Government Contracting Small Business Development Center, This Seminar is intended to familiarize small and large business with the benefits and opportunities provided in the federal Mentor-Protege ProgramThe Mentor-Protege Program is designed to encourage approved Mentors to provide various forms of assistance to eligible protege Participants. The purpose of the mentor-protege relationship is to enhance the capabilities of the Proteges; and to improve their ability to successfully compete for federal contracts.Benefits in the Mentor Protege Programs are numerous and program specific, but some immediate benefits are:• Technical and management assistance: The mentor’s expertise, resources, and capabilities are made available to the protégé. • Prime contracting: Mentors can enter into joint-venture arrangements with protégés to compete for government contracts. • Financial assistance in the form of equity or loans: Mentors can own equity interest in a protégé firm to help it raise capital. • Qualification for other SBA programs: A protégé can obtain other forms of SBA assistance as the result of its good standing in the Mentor-Protégé program.

Name Sales End Price
Online Registration Ended $25
Pay at Door Ended Free