SBIR.gov API

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  • Keywords Search

    • Description: This Method outputs Solicitations (from SBIR.gov database) that contain the Keyword entered in their Topic description.
    • Example: https://www.sbir.gov/api/solicitations.xml?keyword=some text without quotes
    • Return Types: XML, JSON
    • Fields returned from the API = title, link, description, agency, close_date, status
  • Agency Search

    • Description: This Method outputs Solicitations (from SBIR.gov database) from an Agency matching the Agency name entered.
    • Example: https://www.sbir.gov/api/solicitations.xml?keyword=mars&agency=DOE
    • Valid values for the agency field:
      • DOD = Dept. of Defense
      • HHS = Dept. of Health and Human Services
      • NASA = National Aeronautics and Space Administration
      • NSF = National Science Foundation
      • DOE = Dept. of Energy
      • USDA = United States Dept. of Agriculture
      • EPA = Environmental Protection Agency
      • DOC = Dept. of Commerce
      • ED = Dept. of Education
      • DOT = Dept. of Transportation
      • DHS = Dept. of Homeland Security
    • Return Types: XML, JSON
    • Fields returned from the API = title, link, description, agency, close_date, status
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  • Keywords Search

    • Description: This Method outputs Awards (from SBIR.gov database) that contain the Keyword entered in their Topic description.
    • Example: https://www.sbir.gov/api/awards.xml?keyword=some text without quotes
    • Return Types: XML, JSON
    • Fields returned from the API = title, link, abstract, agency, program, phase, year, company, research institution
  • Agency Search

    • Description: This Method outputs Awards (from SBIR.gov database) from an Agency matching the Agency name entered.
    • Example: https://www.sbir.gov/api/awards.xml?keyword=mars&agency=DOE
    • Valid values for the agency field:
      • DOD = Dept. of Defense
      • HHS = Dept. of Health and Human Services
      • NASA = National Aeronautics and Space Administration
      • NSF = National Science Foundation
      • DOE = Dept. of Energy
      • USDA = United States Dept. of Agriculture
      • EPA = Environmental Protection Agency
      • DOC = Dept. of Commerce
      • ED = Dept. of Education
      • DOT = Dept. of Transportation
      • DHS = Dept. of Homeland Security
    • Return Types: XML, JSON
    • Fields returned from the API = title, link, abstract, agency, program, phase, year, company, research institution
  • Company Search

  • RI Search

    • Description: This Method outputs Awards (from SBIR.gov database) matching the Research Institution entered
    • Example: https://www.sbir.gov/api/awards.xml?keyword=mars&ri=ucla
    • Return Types: XML, JSON
    • Fields returned from the API = title, link, abstract, agency, program, phase, year, company, research institution
  • Year Search

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    • Description: This Method outputs all Awards recorded in the SBIR.gov database
    • Example: https://www.sbir.gov/api/awards.xml
    • Return Types: XML, JSON
    • Fields returned from the API = title, link, abstract, agency, program, phase, year, company, research institution
  • Keywords Search

    • Description: This Method outputs Company data (from SBIR.gov database) that contain the Keyword entered.
    • Example: https://www.sbir.gov/api/firm.xml?keyword=abc
    • Return Types: XML, JSON
    • Fields returned from the API = title, duns, address1, address2, city, state, zip, hubzone_owned, minority_owned, woman_owned
  • Company Name Search

    • Description: This Method outputs Company data (from SBIR.gov database) that contain the Company Name entered.
    • Example: https://www.sbir.gov/api/firm.xml?name=abc
    • Return Types: XML, JSON
    • Fields returned from the API = title, duns, address1, address2, city, state, zip, hubzone_owned, minority_owned, woman_owned
  • Duns Search

    • Description: This Method outputs Company data (from SBIR.gov database) that contain the Duns entered.
    • Example: https://www.sbir.gov/api/firm.xml?duns=123456789
    • Return Types: XML, JSON
    • Fields returned from the API = title, duns, address1, address2, city, state, zip, hubzone_owned, minority_owned, woman_owned

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