Posts Tagged ‘technology commercialization’

Innovative Arkansas entrepreneurs are encouraged to explore open and future federal funding opportunities within the Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer program. Research projects need to align with agency-identified research topics to be considered for funding. Companies and their project partners typically start in Phase I of the SBIR/STTR program to conduct the research […]

Dept. of Education Seeks SBIR Proposals

December 12th, 2017 by Rebecca Todd

Research-based companies in the field of education technology can explore new funding opportunities through the Department of Education’s Small Business Innovation Research Program Phase I Request for Proposals. The proposal submission deadline is Jan. 25, 2018. Phase I projects should concnentrate on research and development that establishes the feasibility of the technological approach. Awards are […]

DoD Pre-Releases SBIR/STTR Broad Agency Announcements

December 12th, 2017 by Rebecca Todd

Innovative Arkansas companies can explore federal funding opportunities in the Department of Defense’s Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer Broad Agency Announcement pre-releases. Phase I proposal applications are due on Feb. 7, 2018. Phase I projects are intended to determine the technical feasibility of proposed concepts. Phase I awards are typically between […]

DOE Issues Release 2 of SBIR/STTR Topics

November 14th, 2017 by Rebecca Todd

Research-based companies interested in developing new technology that addresses national energy, environmental, and nuclear challenges are encouraged to explore the Dept. of Energy’s Release 2 of FY 2018 Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer Phase I topics here. The DOE will release the full SBIR/STTR Phase I funding opportunity announcement associated with these research […]

NSF Opens to New SBIR/STTR Proposals

September 19th, 2017 by Rebecca Todd

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 […]

Start Planning Your DOE SBIR/STTR Proposal

May 16th, 2017 by Rebecca Todd

The Department of Energy (DOE) is expected to seek new Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer applications in August. New prospective applicants can begin taking steps now to plan their DOE SBIR/STTR proposals. Below are some tips to get you started. DOE SBIR/STTR Learning Site Developed and offered by Dawnbreaker, the DOE […]

USDA Seeks Small Business Research Proposals

July 27th, 2016 by Rebecca Todd

Innovative entrepreneurs with ideas for research-based products or services with commercial potential are encouraged to explore funding opportunities within the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Small Business Innovation Research program. The USDA’s program, administered by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, issued its FY17 Request for Applications. Over $8.3 million is available to small businesses that create advanced […]