Business Opportunities and Results
Important Note: The protocol posted on this website shall control all proceedings associated with this Selection Cycle.
Scheduled Dates and Times
May Selection Cycle
Business opportunities for the May Selection Cycle are posted below.
Absolute Application Deadline
All applications for any or all of the posted business opportunities must be received in the Business Enterprise headquarters in Tallahassee by 5:00 PM Eastern Time on May 31, 2023 without exception. A post mark is not considered as the receipt date. You will be notified by email once your application is received.
Selection Cycle Testing
Wednesday, June 14, 2023
Selection Panel Meeting
6 PM Sunday, July 9, 2023, 4817 W. Laurel St., Tampa, Florida.
Selection Cycle Interviews
July 10-11, 2023 at the DBS District Office, 415 S. Armenia Ave, Tampa.
Download the Business Opportunity Application Form (PDF).
May Selection Cycle
Selection Cycle Exam
The test for the current selection cycle will take place in the District Office designated by the applicant on his or her application according to the Scheduled Date and Time listed at the top of this page. Persons arriving after the start of the test will be turned away and disqualified from further consideration. The test concludes at 4:00 PM Eastern Time. Applicants will be notified by email and follow-up phone call regarding testing date, time, and location. Contact the designated District Office for directions if needed. Study guides are available to help you Prepare for the Vendor Selection Test.
Selection Cycle Interview
The Selection Panel will meet at a location or a virtual format yet to be determined according to the Scheduled Date and Time listed at the top of this page. Interviews for qualified applicants may begin on the first scheduled interview day or at appointed times on the following days. It is expected that the Panel's business will conclude no later than 5:00 PM on the last scheduled interview date, if not sooner, depending upon the number of applicants qualifying for an interview.