Veteran Initiative

Benefit

Certification Program:  designed to help eligible Louisiana Veteran-owned and Service-Connected Disabled-Veteran-owned small businesses gain greater access to purchasing and contracting opportunities that are available at the state government level.  

Eligibility (Not Comprehensive)

At least 51% of the business must be owned by a veteran

The company must have it s principal place of business i n Louisiana

The company must have fewer than 50 full-time employees

Average annual gross receipts must not exceed $5 million for non construction and $10 million for construction companies

The business must be independently owned and operated

The business must not be dominant in its professional field

Must be owned by persons domiciled in Louisiana

Must be owned by and have officers who are U.S.. citizens or legal residents

At least 51% of the business must be owned by a Service-Connected Disabled Veteran

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