Thank you for your interest in BBA Connect! BBA Connect is a 12-month program providing guidance, education, and community needed to help Black business owners thrive as entrepreneurs and business leaders. Applications will open to current participants in Amazon’s Black Business Accelerator on November 8, 2021, and the first cohort will be open to 100 participants.
Are you a member of BBA?
Can you demonstrate that your business is Black-owned with a certification from any of the following certifying bodies?
National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC)Small Business Administration’s 8(a) Business Development ProgramSystem for Awards Management (SAM) SupplierGATEWAY Enhanced Digital Certification (EDC)None of the above
Have you uploaded your minority-owned business certification, demonstrating your business is Black-owned, to your Amazon Seller Profile?
Do you have a product that is ready to sell or that you are already selling on Amazon?
Yes – I am ready to begin selling on Amazon in the next six monthsYes – I already sell my product on AmazonNo – I do not have a product to sell on Amazon