Resources for Hawai'i

Links to our resource partners as well as planning and educational resources

Office of Small & Disadvantaged Business Utilization

Get verified through the Vets First Verification Program to participate in the Veterans First Contracting Program for VA set-asides and sole-source contracts for SDVOSBs and VOSBs.

U.S. Small Business Administration

The SBA helps Americans start, build and grow businesses.

Hawaiʻi Small Business Development Center

Enhancing the economic well-being of Hawaiʻi - one business at a time is a one-stop hub for businesses to access services to help them grow and hire.

State of Hawaiʻi Department of Labor and Industrial Relations

Offers information about Hawaiian labor laws, unemployment benefits, occupational safety, and training funds.

U.S. Commercial Service Hawaiʻi

Helping U.S companies export

SCORE Association

SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals through education and mentorship.

Business Action Center (DCCA)

Register a business, trade name, trademark, or submit other filings with the Department of Commerce & Consumer Affairs

Patsy Mink Center for Business & Leadership

To promote the economic & leadership of women entrepreneurs & women at all stages of their career

Visit us at
2800 Woodlawn Dr - Suite 292
Honolulu, HI 96822

(808) 988-1236


U.S. Small Business Administration: Veterans Business Outreach Centers

Powered by SBA: U.S. Small Business Administration

Boots to Business - from the US Small Business Administration

University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo

Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions, and/or recommendations expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA.

Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Dennis Kwak