Closed Solicitations


Agency: USDA
Branch: National Institute of Food and Agriculture
Solicitation: USDA-NIFA-SBIR-003240
Open Period: 21-Jun-2010 to 02-Sep-2010
Topic: Biofuels and Biobased Products

Agency: USDA
Branch: National Institute of Food and Agriculture
Solicitation: USDA-NIFA-SBIR-003399
Open Period: 11-Jan-2011 to 01-Mar-2011
Topic: Biofuels and Biobased Products

Agency: USDA
Solicitation: 1
Open Period: 13-Jul-2011 to 01-Sep-2011
Topic: Forests and Related Resources.
Topic Description: …technologies are needed to enhance the protection of the Nation’s forested lands and forest resources and help to ensure the continued existence of healthy and productive forest ecosystems.  Proposals focused on sustainable bioenergy and development of value-added … more

Agency: USDA
Solicitation: 1
Open Period: 13-Jul-2011 to 01-Sep-2011
Topic: Rural Development
Topic Description: … or enhance the environment while promoting economic development.  Topics may include technologies and services that promote rural tourism, protect the ecosystem, conserve energy, develop alternative energy sources such as wind and solar energy (excluding biofuels), etc.3… more

Agency: USDA
Solicitation: 1
Open Period: 13-Jul-2011 to 01-Sep-2011
Topic: Biofuels and Biobased Products
Topic Description: The objective of this topic area is to promote the use of biofuels and non-food biobased products by developing new or improved technologies that will lead to increased production of industrial products from agricultural materials. This research will lead to new opportunities to… more

Agency: USDA
Solicitation: 1
Open Period: 13-Jul-2011 to 01-Sep-2011
Topic: Plant Production and Protection - Engineering
Topic Description: …cations that deal with the feedstock logistics of woody biomass (including short rotation crops like willow and poplar) should be submitted to the 8.1 Forest and Related Resources topic area.    Applications that deal with the production of algae for biofuel… more

Agency: DOE
Solicitation: 2012
Open Period: 02-Aug-2011 to 17-Sep-2011
Topic: Imaging and Radiochemistry
Topic Description: … visualization of dynamic biological processes in energy and environmentally-relevant contexts. In particular, the program supports research that could be beneficial for metabolic imaging in living systems, including plants and microbial-communities that are relevant to biofuel… more

Agency: NSF
Solicitation: NSF 11-577
Open Period: 02-Nov-2011 to 02-Dec-2011
Topic: Biological and Chemical Technologies (BC)
Subtopic: Environmental Technologies
Subtopic Description: … include development of commercially viable renewable fuel options, and not limited to drop-in replacements to non-renewable transportation fuels, that when used reduce SOx, NOx, particulate, and/or other emissions. .  For instance, projects might address bio-fuels and/or… more

Agency: NSF
Solicitation: NSF 11-577
Open Period: 02-Nov-2011 to 02-Dec-2011
Topic: Biological and Chemical Technologies (BC)
Subtopic: Chemical Technologies
Subtopic Description:   CT2 - Energy Supply and Use: Proposed projects might include, but are not limited to, direct conversion and utilization of thermal energy, and chemical conversion of greenhouse gasses. This topic specifically excludes photovoltaics; see the NM topic. Biofuel… more

Agency: HHS
Solicitation: PA-09-100
Open Period: 05-Mar-2009 to 08-Jan-2012
Topic: Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy System Technology Research and Development
Topic Description: … engineering for production of co-products into biomass crops of interests Innovative methods to improve cell culture technology (e.g., more effective fermentation process development) Genomics and proteomic characterization to understand efficiency of biofuel… more