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Company Information:

Name: Institute for Disabilities Research and Training, Inc.
Address: 11323 Amherst Avenue
silver spring, MD 20902-4695
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: Yes
Minority-Owned: No
URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $379,940.00 7
SBIR Phase II $1,800,923.00 6

Award List:

Speech-Recognition Telecommunications for Hearing Impaired People

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: ED
Principal Investigator: Carl Jensema, Ph.D.
Award Amount: $39,998.00

An American Sign Language/English Dictionary on CD/ROM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: ED
Principal Investigator: Dr. Corinne K. Jensema , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $40,000.00

Speech-Recognition Telecommunications for Hearing Impaired People

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: ED
Principal Investigator: Carl Jensema, Ph.D.
Award Amount: $251,300.00

An American Sign Language Picture Dictionary/Storyboard for

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: ED
Principal Investigator: Michele R. Rovins
Award Amount: $49,949.00
Abstract:
This project will create an American Sign Language Picture Dictionary/Storyboard for young children on an IBM-compatible CD-ROM. The majority of sign language programs on the market are developed for school-age children and older. This CD-ROM is targeted for pre-school age children. This program… More

An American Sign Language/English Dictionary on CD/ROM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: ED
Principal Investigator: Dr. Corinne K. Jensema , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $250,000.00

An American Sign Language Picture Dictionary/Storyboard for

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: ED
Principal Investigator: Michele R. Rovins
Award Amount: $249,999.00
Abstract:
This project will create an American Sign Language Picture Dictionary/Storyboard for young children on an IBM-compatible CD-ROM. The majority of sign language programs on the market are developed for school-age children and older. This CD-ROM is targeted for pre-school age children. This program… More

A Computer Program to Emulate TTY Communication

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: ED
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $49,999.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: ED
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $250,000.00

CD-ROM of Visually Represented Songs for Young Deaf Children

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: ED
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $49,996.00
Abstract:
Not Available The objective of this Phase I proposal is to demonstrate the feasibility of automating the tasking and reporting of Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) assets in real-time. These ISR assets consist of multiple sensors onboard space, air, sea and land-based platforms… More

Testing Vision in Young Deaf Children

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: ED
Principal Investigator: Carl Jensema
Award Amount: $0.00

Testing Vision in Young Deaf Children

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: ED
Principal Investigator: Carl Jensema
Award Amount: $299,989.00

SBIR Phase II: ASL Literacy Support System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Corinne K. Vinopol
Award Amount: $499,635.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase II project will result in a robust assistive technology, cost-wise accessible to deaf individuals and their families/service providers, as well as businesses, which functions as: (1) An instructional tool to improve the literacy of deaf children and… More

SBIR Phase I: Signing Science for Kids

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Corinne K. Vinopol
Award Amount: $149,998.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project aims to addresses the need for improved science literacy and knowledge of young deaf children by producing an e-book series on STEM topics with American Sign Language (ASL) translations. Each e-book will focus on a specific topic and… More