Posts Tagged ‘Small Business Innovation Research’

SFC Fluidics Gets $1.4M for Mobile Drug Delivery Systems

September 19th, 2017 by Rebecca Norman

SFC Fluidics, based in Fayetteville, received a two-year, $1.4 million grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse to further develop the min-ePump™ for implantable or wearable, wirelessly-controlled rapid-dosing drug delivery systems in small animals. The funding is a Small Business Innovation Research Phase II award. Current methods to deliver drugs and therapeutics to animals […]

NSF Opens to New SBIR/STTR Proposals

September 19th, 2017 by Rebecca Norman

Innovative small businesses and their research partners can explore funding opportunities within the National Science Foundation’s Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer solicitations. Submission deadline is Dec. 5. Through its SBIR/STTR program, also called “America’s Seed Fund,” the NSF seeks to fund startups developing high-impact engineering and science-based products and services with […]

Fayetteville-based Ozark Integrated Circuits, a long-time client of the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center, has won $310,000 from the U.S. Department of Energy to develop silicon carbide technology for two commercial applications: flow sensing and ultraviolet detectors/arrays. The pair of Small Business Innovation Research Phase I grants have nine-month project performance periods. Ozark IC has […]

Air Force Previews New SBIR/STTR Topics

April 19th, 2017 by Rebecca Norman

Innovative entrepreneurs and small businesses are encouraged to check out the preview list of new Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR)/Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) topics issued by the Department of Defense (DoD) Air Force. The DoD’s next SBIR/STTR Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) is scheduled for pre-release Friday, April 21. Applications will be due June 21. […]

NSF Seeks SBIR/STTR Proposals

March 21st, 2017 by Rebecca Norman

Innovative businesses are encouraged to explore new funding opportunities within the National Science Foundation’s new Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) solicitations. The NSF seeks proposals from small businesses across a broad range of science and engineering disciplines. The following broad research topics can be found in these NSF SBIR/STTR […]

Assisted by the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center, three Arkansas companies have won federal Small Business Innovation Research funding this spring for ground-breaking product research and development. The awards total $444,999. GeneCoMe Biotech of Jonesboro and Fauxsee Innovations of Magnolia won SBIR Phase I funding through the U.S. Department of Agriculture. A third company, Fayetteville-based Ozark Integrated Circuits, […]