8(a) STARS III, a small business set-aside GWAC, provides flexible access to customized IT solutions from a large, diverse pool of 8(a) industry partners. This next-generation GWAC builds upon the framework of 8(a) STARS II and expands capabilities for emerging technologies and outside the continental United States (OCONUS) requirements.

Contract Details

  • The 8(a) STARS III GWAC ordering period is a five year base with one three year option.
  • This ordering period began on July 2, 2021.
  • The ceiling for 8(a) STARS III is $50 billion.

  • 8(a) STARS III allows for fixed price, time and materials, labor-hour or a hybrid blend of these task order types.
  • The contract access fee for the 8(a) STARS III GWAC is .75%, the same as GSA Schedules.

  • The contract includes two sub-areas, one for emerging technology and one for OCONUS requirements.

See the GSA Stars III Website for additional details

VNuIT Details

  • Contract Number: 47QTCB21D0310
  • CAGE Code: 72TW6
  • DUNS#: 079205975
  • Program Manager: Paramjyoti Kakileti
  • Phone: 760-576-6214
  • Email: stars3@vnuit.com
Shankar Lakkaraju8(a) STARS III