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At the National Science Foundation (NSF), Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer (SBIR/STTR) is an approximately $180 million program that catalyzes the commercialization of high-risk technological innovations via research and development (R&D) grants to small businesses and startups. NSF is an independent federal agency with a budget of about $7.3 billion... Read more

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