DIVERSE BUSINESS Certification Resources

A one-stop-shop for small and diverse U.S. business certification information and resources.

Do you qualify as a Small or Diverse Business?

You must own 51% or more of your company to be considered a majority owner and be eligible for certification.
Answer the following questions and we will show you a list of certifications you may qualify for.

Are you located in a HUBZone?

Check if your business is located in a designated Historically Underutilized Business Zone (HUBZone)

Browse Business Certification Categories

A small or diverse business can be certified in several ways. You may benefit from more than one certification, based on your business goals.

Where Can I Certify My Business?

There are several nationally recognized certifications for diverse-owned businesses and many local programs available. It’s up to you to decide which fits best. Evaluate options in your state and evaluate the national programs below to get started.
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Our Partners

Coupa incorporates equity and inclusion into all aspects of our work. We are proud to partner with Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC), and Minority Supplier Development UK (MSDUK) to help diverse suppliers grow.