South Dakota Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

The South Dakota SBDC is the umbrella organization for several programs that assist small and medium sized businesses to start and grow. The SBDC provides business plan assistance with particular focus on financial projections. They also assist with buy/sell opportunities and international trade. They are home to the state’s Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) that assists companies looking to contract with the government and the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program which matches early stage companies with federal research and development grant opportunities.