Contracts & Grants
HHS greatly values the role that contractors and grantees play in serving with us to protect the health of all Americans and provide essential human services, especially for those who are least able to help themselves. We invite you to learn more about how to work with HHS.
Purposes of Awarding Contracts, Grants, and Cooperative Agreements
- Contracts: Purchase goods or services for the government’s own use
- Grants: Support or stimulate activity of grantee, with government oversight only
- Cooperative Agreements: Support or stimulate activity, with government involvement and oversight
Register your business with the government. Then get important information so you can be prepared for contract opportunities that come your way.
Learn more about our outreach efforts and the supportive small business programs offered at HHS.
HHS administers several programs in support of businesses, economic development, industry-specific initiatives, and health programs for all employers.
Learn about Federal and HHS rules that will make your contract management experience successful.
Learn how to deliver accessible products and services the first time – and every time.
Get to know the HHS Contract folks who can help you with working through important issues.
Learn about the Grant making process and get important information so you can be prepared for grant opportunities that come your way.
Learn about the rules that will make your grant management experience successful.
Get to know the Contract/Grant folks who can help you with working through important issues.
Content last reviewed on September 30, 2014