Governmentwide Acquisition Contracts (GWACs)

Read the recent (May 2018) memo endorsing GSA's GWACs [PDF - 337 KB].

The GWAC Prices Paid Tool is now available on Data to Decisions (D2D), a government-wide analytics platform! The GWAC Prices Paid Tool provides federal agency users with a detailed view into how their IT dollars are spent on the GSA GWACs. If you are a federal government employee, follow the instructions [210 KB - PDF] provided and register with OMB Max and D2D today!

Overview

GWACs overview

The federal government can buy cost-effective, innovative solutions for information technology (IT) requirements through Governmentwide Acquisition Contracts (GWACs).

GWACs provide access to IT solutions such as:

  • Systems design;
  • Software engineering;
  • Information assurance; and
  • Enterprise architecture solutions.

All GSA GWACs are designated as Best-in-Class contract solutions and small business set-aside GWACs also provide socioeconomic credit.

8(a) STARS II

The 8(a) STARS II GWAC offers access to highly qualified, certified 8(a) small disadvantaged businesses. The contract has a $12 Billion program ceiling with a five-year base period and one five-year option.

8(a) stars ii

VETS 2

The VETS 2 GWAC offers a unique contribution to the federal acquisition community as it’s the only GWAC set-aside exclusively for Service-Disabled, Veteran-Owned Small Businesses (SDVOSB). VETS 2 is designed to meet a variety of diverse agency IT requirements, including new and emerging technologies. The contract has a $5 Billion program ceiling with a five-year base period and one five-year option.

Alliant 2 (A2) & Alliant 2 Small Business (A2SB) GWACs

The Alliant 2 and Alliant 2 Small Business GWACs represent the next generation GWAC vehicles for comprehensive information technology (IT) solutions through customizable hardware, software, and services solutions purchased as a total package.

Alliant 2 (A2) & Alliant 2 Small Business (A2SB) GWACs

GWAC Dashboards

Use our interactive GWAC Dashboard tool that allows GWAC stakeholders to view and segment GWAC information to make better business decisions.

GWAC Dashboard

You'll have the ability to:

  • Explore GWAC data by:
    • contract family,
    • federal agency, and
    • industry partner
  • Build customized reports and download them to your computer

How to Use GWACs

Using pre-competed Governmentwide Acquisition Contracts (GWACs) will help your agency buy total IT solutions more efficiently and economically. Visit How to Use GWACs

How to Use GWACs

Policy Memos

policy memos

The shortcut to this page is gsa.gov/gwacs.

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