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NOTE: The Solicitations and topics listed on this site are copies from the various SBIR agency solicitations and are not necessarily the latest and most up-to-date. For this reason, you should visit the respective agency SBIR sites to read the official version of the solicitations and download the appropriate forms and rules.


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  1. RFA-GM-22-001: IDeA Regional Entrepreneurship Development (I-RED) Program (STTR) (UT2 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

    Release Date: 10-07-2021Open Date: 12-05-2021Due Date: 01-05-2022Close Date: 01-06-2022

    Background The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs, also known as America’s seed fund, support US-owned and operated small businesses to engage in federal research and development that has a strong potential for commercialization. NIH’s SBIR and STTR programs invest over 1.2 billion dollars into health and life science companies tha ...

    STTRPhase I/Phase IIDepartment of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  2. 8.1: Forests and Related Resources

    Release Date: 09-10-2021Open Date: 09-10-2021Due Date: 11-03-2021Close Date: 11-03-2021

    The Forests and Related Resources topic area aims to address the health, diversity and productivity of the Nation’s forests and grasslands to meet the needs of present and future generations through the development of environmentally sound approaches to increase productivity of forest lands, improve sustainability of forest resources, and develop value-added materials derived from woody resource ...

    SBIRPhase IDepartment of AgricultureNational Institute of Food and Agriculture
  3. 8.2: Plant Production and Protection (Biology)

    Release Date: 09-10-2021Open Date: 09-10-2021Due Date: 11-03-2021Close Date: 11-03-2021

    The objective of this topic area is to examine novel ways of enhancing crop production and protection by applying biological approaches to develop new methods for plant improvement and pest management; apply traditional plant breeding methods and/or new technologies to develop new food and non-food crop plants, develop diagnostic technologies for plant diseases; develop plant characteristics that ...

    SBIRPhase IDepartment of AgricultureNational Institute of Food and Agriculture
  4. 8.3: Animal Production and Protection

    Release Date: 09-10-2021Open Date: 09-10-2021Due Date: 11-03-2021Close Date: 11-03-2021

    Protein and other nutrients from animal sources are an important component of diets worldwide. Agricultural animals also provide skins, fiber, feathers and other products with economic importance. There is a growing need for these products as the global population expands and demand becomes higher also due to more disposable income for hundreds of millions of people. Fulfilling this need will requ ...

    SBIRPhase IDepartment of AgricultureNational Institute of Food and Agriculture
  5. 8.4: Conservation of Natural Resources

    Release Date: 09-10-2021Open Date: 09-10-2021Due Date: 11-03-2021Close Date: 11-03-2021

    The goal of the program is to commercialize innovative technologies that are developed with the purpose to conserve, monitor, improve and/or protect the quality and/or quantity of natural resources and reduce potential waste streams while sustaining climate-smart, optimal farm and forest productivity and profitability. The objective of this topic area is the conservation of soil, water, air, and o ...

    SBIRPhase IDepartment of AgricultureNational Institute of Food and Agriculture
  6. 8.5: Food Science and Nutrition

    Release Date: 09-10-2021Open Date: 09-10-2021Due Date: 11-03-2021Close Date: 11-03-2021

    The Food Science and Nutrition topic area aims to fund projects that support research focusing on developing new and improved processes, technologies, products, or services that address emerging food safety, food processing and nutrition issues. The program will fund projects to: 1) increase the understanding of the physical, chemical, and biological properties of food; 2) improve methods for the ...

    SBIRPhase IDepartment of AgricultureNational Institute of Food and Agriculture
  7. 8.6: Rural and Community Development

    Release Date: 09-10-2021Open Date: 09-10-2021Due Date: 11-03-2021Close Date: 11-03-2021

    The objective of this topic area is to improve the quality of life in rural America by creating and commercializing technologies that address important economic and social development issues or challenges in rural America. Projects must explicitly discuss the specific rural problem or opportunity that will be examined and how the proposed science-based technology will successfully address the prob ...

    SBIRPhase IDepartment of AgricultureNational Institute of Food and Agriculture
  8. 8.7: Aquaculture

    Release Date: 09-10-2021Open Date: 09-10-2021Due Date: 11-03-2021Close Date: 11-03-2021

    The Aquaculture topic area funds research projects with the overall goal of leading to improved production efficiency and increased competitiveness of private sector, commercial aquaculture in the United States. This topic area aims to develop new technologies that will enhance the knowledge and technology base necessary for the expansion of the domestic aquaculture industry. Seafood production fr ...

    SBIRPhase IDepartment of AgricultureNational Institute of Food and Agriculture
  9. 8.8: Biofuels and Biobased Products

    Release Date: 09-10-2021Open Date: 09-10-2021Due Date: 11-03-2021Close Date: 11-03-2021

    The objective of this topic area is to promote the use of non-food biobased products and biofuels by developing new or improved technologies that will lead to increased competitiveness of value-added products from agricultural materials. This research will lead to new opportunities to diversify agriculture and enhance agriculture’s role as a reliable supplier of raw materials to industry. Histor ...

    SBIRPhase IDepartment of AgricultureNational Institute of Food and Agriculture
  10. 8.12: Small and Mid-Size Farms

    Release Date: 09-10-2021Open Date: 09-10-2021Due Date: 11-03-2021Close Date: 11-03-2021

    The Small and Mid-Size Farms topic area aims to promote and improve the sustainability and profitability of small and mid-size farms and ranches (where annual sales of agricultural products are less than $350,000 for small farms and between $350,000 and $999,999 for mid-size farms – hereafter referred to as small farms). Small farms account for 90 percent of all U.S. farms and they play an impor ...

    SBIRPhase IDepartment of AgricultureNational Institute of Food and Agriculture
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