Governmentwide Acquisition Contracts (GWACs)

The GWAC Prices Paid Tool is now available on Data to Decisions (D2D), a governmentwide 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 provided and register with OMB Max and D2D today!


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.


The 8(a) STARS II GWAC offers access to highly qualified, certified 8(a) small disadvantaged businesses. The contract has a $15 Billion program ceiling with a five-year base period and one five-year option.


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.

GWAC Dashboards

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

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

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Last Reviewed: 2020-06-23