IUP Procurement Technical Assistance Center

  • Upcoming Training Events

    Defense Logistics Agency - Small Business Webinars

    Visit the DLA Small Business Calendar site for dates and times of these monthly webinars aimed at educating small businesses about DLA’s mission and business opportunities. Hear directly from experts at DLA buying commands on their requirements on procuring military parts, food, fuel, uniforms, medical supplies, etc. for the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, combat commands, and other federal agencies. 

    US Department of Energy

    SBIR/STTR Announcement - Office of Advanced Scientific Computing Research, Office of Basic Energy Sciences, Office of Biological and Environmental Research and the Office of Nuclear Physics are participating in this round of research topics. Visit DOE SBIR and register for the July 23-23 webinar and program announcements. 

    PA Procurement Expo and Forum

    September 4–5, 2019, Farm Show Complex, Harrisburg, Pa.

    The 2019 Procurement Expo is a premier networking and educational event for public procurement decision makers and suppliers. Check out all the details and register today! 

    SBIR Road Tour

    September 19, 2019, University Park (Penn State)  

    The SBIR Road Tour is a national outreach effort connecting entrepreneurs working on advanced technologies to the country’s largest source of early stage funding—the SBIR/STTR programs. Also known as America’s Seed Fund, the SBIR/STTR programs provide over $3 billion in funding to small businesses each year in a wide variety of technology areas.

    Each SBIR Road Tour stop, hosted by a local organization, will provide attendees with an opportunity to hear directly from the participating federal agency program managers that administer over 5,000 new awards annually and to meet one-on-one with program decision makers.

    Government Procurement Workshop

    October 16, 2019 Dubois, PA. 9:00 a.m. start. Watch for details!

    GACO’s 32 Annual Procurement Opportunities Fair

    October 29, 2019, at the Monroeville Convention Center. Save the date!

  • Local Contacts

    The IUP Procurement Technical Assistance Center maintains connections with the borough offices throughout Indiana county. Visit the Indiana County website for contact information for each of the county’s 38 township and borough offices.

    Procurement Technical Assistance Center Partners

    The IUP PTAC provides outreach to five counties in Western Pennsylvania. Together with our partner at the Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission, technical assistance is provided to firms located in Allegheny, Armstrong, Fayette, Indiana, and Westmoreland counties.