The 8(a) Streamlined Technology Acquisitions Resource for Services (STARS) III, is a small business set-aside GWAC, provides flexible access to customized IT solutions. With a $50 billion program ceiling allows for long-term planning of large-scale program requirements while strengthening opportunities for 8(a) small businesses.
The 8(a) STARS III Functional Areas correspond to four North American Industry Codes (NAICS).
- Functional Area 1 – NAICS 541511 – Custom Computer Programming Services
- Functional Area 2 – NAICS 541512 – Computer Systems Design Services
- Functional Area 3 – NAICS 541513 – Computer Facilities Management Services
- Functional Area 4 – NAICS 541519 – Other Computer Related Services
8(a) STARS III allows directed task order awards for orders under $4.5 Million, including options. Orders more than $4.5 Million must be competed among the industry partners in your chosen constellation and functional area.