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8(a) Sole Source Contracts

ASI. was granted an 8(a) Certification by the U.S. Small Business Administration in September 2015. ABSS 8(a) status will remain active for a nine-year period through September 2024. As a certified participant in the 8(a) Program, ASI can now receive sole-source contracts, up to a ceiling of $4 million for goods and services and $6.5 million for manufacturing; as a result, the Government can more readily obtain our IT services.

Contracting Officers/Government Representative interested in sole-sourcing work to ASI or considering our firm for 8(a) opportunities, please contact:

Mr. Stephen Lawson
5804 Lowery Lane
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772-3963
P. (202) 765-3277
F. (301) 576-8190

We also welcome contact from companies seeking teaming opportunities with our firm.

In addition, we are the prime on the following contract vehicles:

Click Here to visit our CIOSP3 page for more information

CIO-SP3 is a 10-year, 20 billion dollar ceiling, Government Wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC) that includes a broad array of IT services, sponsored by the National Institutes of Health Information Technology Acquisition and Assessment Center (NITAAC) and utilized by both defense and civilian federal agencies.

We are awarded the prime contract for both small business and 8(a) restricted categories and are eligible for:

  • Task Area 1 - IT Services for Biomedical Research, Health Sciences, and Healthcare
  • Task Area 2 - Chief Information Officer (CIO) Support
  • Task Area 3 - Imaging
  • Task Area 4 - Outsourcing
  • Task Area 5 - IT Operations and Maintenance
  • Task Area 7 - Critical Infrastructure Protection and Information Assurance
  • Task Area 8 - Digital Government
  • Task Area 9 - Enterprise Management Systems
  • Task Area 10 - Software Development

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) - eFAST MOA

Eligible for the following functional areas:

  • Computer Systems Support (CSS)
  • Computer/Information Systems Development (CSD)
  • Research & Development (R&D)
  • Air Transportation Support (ATS)
  • Business Administration & Management (BAM)
  • Documentation & Training (D&T)
  • Engineering Services (ES)


GSA Streamlined Technology Acquisition Resources for Services (STARS) II is a $10 Billion IDIQ contract engineered to provide cutting-edge technology solutions from award winning 8(a) small businesses to federal agencies. Using 8(a) STARS II enables government agencies to access 8(A) firms through an established contract vehicle instead of traditional, open market methods - saving time and tax payer money.

STARS II also allows for directed task order awards up to $4,000,000 each including options. 8(a) STARS II offers fixed price, time and material, labor hour, and blended task order types; providing greater flexibility in procuring IT service solutions to meet your mission requirements. 1st American Systems & Services was awarded all four functional areas in Constellation I which include:

  • Functional Area 1 - NAICS 541511 - Custom Computer Programming Services
  • Functional Area 2 - NAICS 541512- Computer Systems Design Services
  • Functional Area 3 - NAICS 541513 -Computer Facilities Management Services
  • Functional Area 4 - NAICS 541519 - Other Computer Related Services

Contract #: GS00Q17GWD2458 DUNS #: 8330331638 Point of Contact: Stephen Lawson, 202.999.4545 For more info on the STARTS II vehicle visit the GSA 8(a) STARS II website here

Engineering, Technical, and Programmatic Support Services valid for all possible zones:

  • Zone 1 - Northeast
  • Zone 2 - National Capital Region
  • Zone 3 - Mid-Atlantic
  • Zone 4 - Gulf Coast
  • Zone 5 - Midwest
  • Zone 6 - Southwest
  • Zone 7 – Northwest

  • Functional Area 2 – Web & Internet Systems
  • Functional Area 3 – Electronic Document Management
  • Functional Area 5 – Software Engineering
  • Functional Area 6 – Systems/Facilites Management & Maintenance
  • Functional Area 10 – IT Management Consulting Services
  • Functional Area 11 – Business Process Consulting Services
  • Functional Area 17 – Documentation/Technical Writing


  • Functional Area 1 – Application Programmers
  • Functional Area 2 – Business Systems Analysts
  • Functional Area 3 – Data Warehousing, Reporting, & Database Services
  • Functional Area 4 – Software Solution Development

Prince George’s County CATS

  • Functional Area 2 – Application/Software Engineering
  • Functional Area 4 – Service Desk Support

USAF 711th Human Performance Wing IDIQ

  • $173 Million IDIQ Contract
  • Access to all task orders issued under this IDIQ through July 2020