2012 Bright Idea
Winners:
United States Department of Defense
2015
Publication:
Innovations in American Government Awards
Jurisdiction:
Federal

Accelerated Payments is a cash flow initiative that seeks to modernize the United States’ small business industrial base and re-invigorate industrial commons. This policy driven program established by the Department of Defense (DOD) Office of Small Business Programs has led to job creation, the modernization of DOD’s small business industrial base, spurred the development of new products, and restored applied research activity.