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Getting on the GSA Schedule

Steps to Get a GSA Schedule Contract

Obtaining a GSA Schedule Contract can be referred to in multiple ways. The terminology can sometimes lead to the misconception that it involves a quick registration or application form. Getting on the GSA list, obtaining a GSA number, getting GSA approved, or securing GSA pricing all require going through the proposal process to receive a GSA Schedule Contract award.

Below is a high-level overview of the steps involved in obtaining a GSA Schedule Contract. For a more detailed review of the process, download our Beginner’s Guide to GSA Schedule Contracts.

Before You Start

  • Determine Eligibility: 2 Years in Business (exception for IT), Healthy Financials, TAA Compliance
  • Assess Market
  • Evaluate Resources

Getting Started


Proposal Development


Proposal Review


Need Help Getting on the GSA Schedule?

Federal Schedules, Inc. has been helping companies get their GSA/VA Schedule Contracts since 1986. We can help you through each step of the process – from identifying the appropriate GSA Schedule and developing pricing strategies, to preparing your proposal and fielding negotiations with GSA. To find out more information on our services or to request a quote, see GSA Schedule Proposal Help or Contact Us.