The NACA MBDA Center – Alaska is funded by a grant through the U.S. Department of Commerce Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) to support small and minority-owned businesses in pursuing federal contracting opportunities. The NACA MBDA Center – Alaska assists Tribal Enterprise, Alaska Native Corporations, and other minority-owned businesses to access contracts, markets, and capital.

Access to Markets
  • Contract Opportunity Identification
  • Pre-RFP Opportunities
  • Teaming Assistance
  • Vendor Profiles
  • Facilitated Business Matchmaking
  • Market Promotion
  • Strategic Partner Networking
  • Marketing Plan Development
Specialized Business Certification Assistance
  •  8(a)
  • HUBZone
  • DBE
  • Service Disabled Veteran
  • Tribal
  • State/DOT
  • National Minority Supplier
Construction Related Services
  • Construction Bonds
  • Support Letters
  • Capability Statements
  • Procurement Sourcing Services
  • RFP Bid and Estimation Review
Access to Capital
  • Lines of Credit
  • Business Loans
  • Equipment Financing & Leasing
  • Receivables Financing
  • Building Leases
  • General Finance Counseling

UA Center for Economic Development


University of Alaska Anchorage
3211 Providence Drive DPL 202
Anchorage Alaska 99508

Phone: (907) 786-5444
Fax: (907) 786-5446


U.S. Department of Commerce MBDA
University of Alaska Anchorage