STARS III Contract


8(a) STARS III is a multiple-award, Indefinite-Delivery/ Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract designed to provide technology solutions to Federal agencies from exceptionally qualified 8(a) small businesses. The 8(a) STARS III GWAC is designated as a Best in Class (BIC) contract vehicle and it provides Federal government agencies an easy-to-use, streamlined procurement solution to purchase information technology services from 8(a) Prime contractors. This fourth generation GWAC includes an even greater focus on emerging technologies as well as performance outside of the continental United States (OCONUS). FWG Solutions has been awarded this contract vehicle based upon our technical proficiencies and competitive pricing.

The 8(a) STARS III GWAC is intended to promote small business utilization by federal agencies when purchasing IT services or IT services-based solutions. With a ceiling of $50 billion, this BIC contract vehicle provides federal agencies a way to deliver mission-critical IT services working with small, disadvantaged businesses and that promotes diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility.

Below we have outlined a few features of our awarded 8(a) STARS III GWAC:

  • Pre-competed, easy to use contract with streamlined ordering procedures
  • Direct task orders up to $4.5 million for federal civilian and Department of Defense activities
  • Multiple award, indefinite-delivery indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract vehicle
  • 8(a) socioeconomic credit transferrable to the agency
  • Shortened procurement lead time
  • Promotes contract compliance and reduces risk of adverse audits
  • Offers access to pool of contractors with industry credentials
  • Supports timely order award for optimal mission support

Contract Number: 47QTCB22D0141

Contractor DUNS Number: 070921815

CAGE Code: 6JG29


Contract Ordering Period: 07/02/2021 thru 07/01/2026 with one three-year option

Task Order Performance can go 5 years beyond contract ordering end date.

Directed awards allowed for orders up to the 8(a) Competitive Threshold.

Primary NAICS STARS III was awarded under: 541512

Supported NAICS, but not limited to: 541511, 541513, 541519, 518210


Contact Information - For detailed information on how Paragone can meet your needs using this contract, please contact:

David Fraley, Vice President, Program Manager
Office: (703) 539-0304

Contract Options

Firm Fixed Price (FFP)

Time & Materials (T&M)

Directed award