ISSUING AGENCY: General Services Administration (GSA)


DUNS NUMBER: 079526439



CONTRACT TYPE: Government-Wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC)

WHO CAN USE: All Federal Agencies

DESCRIPTION: 8(a) STARS III is a multiple-award indefinite-delivery/ indefinite-quantity (MA-ID/IQ) contract designed to provide federal agencies with innovative information technology (IT) services-based solutions from award-winning 8(a) small businesses. A Best-in-Class GWAC, 8(a) STARS III enables federal agencies to access 8(a) firms through an established contract vehicle instead of traditional open-market methods – saving time and taxpayer money.

The scope of the 8(a) STARS III GWAC is centered on North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code 541512, but may include other NAICS codes that are predominately IT services. These may include but are not limited to, NAICS code 541511, 541513, 541519, and 518210. Additionally, 8(a) STARS III includes two focused scope sub-areas: Emerging Technologies (ET) and OCONUS Place of Performance. Task order types for this contract include fixed price, time and materials, labor-hour or a hybrid blend.

For additional information regarding this contract, please visit the GSA 8(a) STARS III website.

DELEGATION OF PROCUREMENT AUTHORITY: Before issuing task orders on 8(a) STARS III, federal contracting officers must complete training and receive a Delegation of Procurement Authority (DPA). Delegations of Procurement Authority may be obtained by performing any of the learning methods below.

Upon completion of any of the above, contracting officers may request a DPA at

COPPER RIVER GSA 8(a) STARS III PROGRAM MANAGER: Megan Brown | | 703-234-9000