FIGURE 6-1 Phase I awards to woman-owned businesses as a percentage of all DoE Phase I awards.

SOURCE: U.S. Small Business Administration, Tech-Net Database.

FIGURE 6-2 Phase II awards received by woman-owned businesses in 1992-2005 as a percentage of all DoE Phase II awards.

SOURCE: U.S. Small Business Administration, Tech-Net Database.

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MINORITY-OWNED BUSINESSES

Figure 6-3 shows that minority-owned businesses on the whole won a significantly larger share of DoE Phase I awards than woman-owned businesses. From 1992-2005, they won an average of 13.2 percent of awards, compared to 7.7 percent for woman-owned businesses. The average value of Phase I awards



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