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The Bowie Business Innovation Center (Bowie BIC) is a business accelerator and expert network serving socially and economically disadvantaged businesses. Our accelerators educate businesses on becoming bankable; equip businesses to pursue government contracts; and elevate business performance in all areas during rapid growth and expansion.

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The 8(a) COE is a place where HBCUs and 8(a) firms can collaborate to pursue federal procurement opportunities that advance efforts in research and development, entrepreneurship, and workforce development.

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The award-winning Bowie BIC 8(a) Accelerator Program combines practical business training in a small group setting with access to mentors and structured networking activities to help federal government contractors in the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) 8(a) business development program learn how to win more federal government contracts and generate more revenue for their companies.

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The Capital Accelerator prepares businesses to access capital and develops a roadmap to “bankability”. The Capital Accelerator includes training and one-one-one technical assistance to help businesses improve their financial capacity.

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InnovateBowie! Celebrates the growing and dynamic City of Bowie entrepreneurial ecosystem. We highlight emerging technologies and market trends that can inspire these existing and emerging entrepreneurs. In 2023 – 2024, the Bowie BIC is assisting local businesses with developing eCommerce strategies and technology solutions.

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The Bowie BIC Membership program assists current and future government contractors with developing growth strategies targeting local, state, and federal government agencies.

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Open Doors offers limited one-on-one business advisory services throughout the year. Open Doors are in demand and space is limited! Register for an Open Door session today!

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Serving the business community for nearly 15 years.

People are at the core of our success and collaboration is our currency. Our relationships with local banks, businesses, and government are a testament to the rapport between our clients, staff, executive leadership, and board members. We are truly a business community.

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8(a) Accelerator Briefing

Listen to our expert partners from Small Business Administration(SBA), EZGovOPPS and, PilieroMazza learn more on how the 8(a) Accelerator program can help you win more federal contracts and generate more revenue for your company.


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