Historically Underutilized Businesses (HUB)

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For HUB Certification
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contact: 984-236-0148

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Are You Eligible?

Grants are open to women and minority-owned businesses that are HUB or DBE certified firm and meet all of the following: 
• Not previously received RETOOLNC funds
• Operational since 2019
• Certified with NCHUB or NCDOT DBE
• Independent business located within North Carolina
• Fewer than 50 employees (includes sole proprietorships, home based businesses and independent contractors)
• Annual revenues less than $1,500,000
• In compliance (up to date) with North Carolina state income taxes
• No active bankruptcies or tax liens




Apply Today

Applications close November 15
or when funds run out.

Click if your business
name starts with

A-K    L-Z

What We Do

The North Carolina Office for Historically Underutilized Businesses was established on April 20, 1999 through the signing of Executive Order 150. The mission of this office is to promote the economic opportunities for historically underutilized businesses in State Government contracting and procurement that will foster their growth and profitability.

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Physical Address

North Carolina Office of Historically Underutilized Businesses
116 West Jones Street
Raleigh, NC 27603

Mailing Address

North Carolina Office of Historically Underutilized Businesses
1336 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1336



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