What is Native Edge?

The portal is our newest and most comprehensive tool for assisting businesses to reach their full potential in the contracting marketplace. The portal is brought to you by The National Center for Teaming Alliance (NCTA), funded in partnership with the SBA, and The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (NCAIED).

How does help me? is a business development registry portal that connects your business to buyers and contracting opportunities nationwide. When you register your business into the portal you will be providing key information about your company. Your information will be used to connect you to potential contracting opportunities by matching your core competencies with contracting prospects that fit your company’s products and services. will also connect you to support services provided through The National Center Teaming Alliance,  American Indian Procurement Technical Assistance Centers, and the American Indian Global Trade Center.

Our programs provide assistance in:

  • Small Business Teaming, Joint Venture and Mentor Protégé Arrangements
  • Small Business and Minority Business Certifications
  • Bonding & Financing
  • Procurement Assistance
  • Import & Export Assistance
  • Green Initiatives
  • Strategic Growth Plans

The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (NCAIED) is proud to host the following sponsored programs assisting business development. Our programs include National Center Teaming Alliance (NCTA) in partnership with the US Small Business Administration, American Indian Procurement Technical Assistance Center in partnership with the US Department of Defense and Defense Logistics Agency, and the Native American Global Trade Center in partnership with Forest County Potawatomi and UPS.

For more information, please visit:

Select the NCAIED Department below you are trying to reach, complete the form and press "Submit" to contact that department.

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