Resource Links and schedule

Resources

Although the assessment questions are generic and apply to all SBIR/STTR programs, every agency must be viewed as a distinct customer. Companies that wish to be successful in winning proposals must learn the requirements and differentiating features of each agency customer. Please see below for a list of resources and links to various agency SBIR/STTR programs to get you started.

 

Resources Links

 

Solicitation Schedule

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 agencies’ SBIR sites to read the official version of the solicitations and download the appropriate forms and rules.

Agency Contract/Grant Phase Program Release Date Open Date Close Date Link to Schedule
USDA Grant
Phase I SBIR June 2018 October 2018 Click here!
Phase II SBIR December 2017 February 2018 Click here!
NSF Grant
Phase I  SBIR September 2017 December 2017 Click here!
Phase I  STTR September 2017 December 2017 Click here!
NASA Contract
Phase I SBIR January 2018 March 2018 Click here!
Phase II SBIR October 2017 March 2018 Click here!
Phase I STTR January 2018 March 2018 Click here!
EPA Contract
Phase I SBIR October 2017 December 2017 Click here!
DOT Contract
Phase I SBIR est. October 2017 est. December 2017 Click here!
DHS Contract
Phase I SBIR December 2017 January 2018 Click here!
DOC – NOAA Contract
Phase I SBIR October 2017 January 2018 Click here!
DOC – NIST Grant
Phase I SBIR January 2018 March 2018 Click here!
DOD Contract
2018.1 SBIR November 29, 2017 January 8, 2018 February 7, 2018 Click here!
2018.A STTR November 29, 2017 January 8, 2018 February 7, 2018 Click here!
DOED Contract
Phase I SBIR December 2017 February 2018 Click here!
DOE – Of Sci Grant
Phase I July 17, 2017 September 5, 2017 (LOI) October 16, 2017 Click here!
Phase I October 30, 2017 December 18, 2017 (LOI) February 6, 2018 Click here!
Phase II October 23, 2017 November 13, 2017 (LOI) December 12, 2017 Click here!
Phase II February 12, 2018 March 14, 2018 (LOI) April 3, 2018 Click here!
DHHS/NIH
HHS STTR PA-14-157 Phase I STTR March 14, 2014 July 05, 2014 April 05, 2017 Click here!
HHS SBIR PA-14-154 Phase I SBIR March 14, 2014 July 05, 2014 April 05, 2017 Click here!
HHS SBIR PA-14-172 Phase I SBIR April 04, 2014 July 05, 2014 April 05, 2017 Click here!
HHS STTR PA-14-171 Phase I STTR April 04, 2014 July 05, 2014 April 05, 2017 Click here!
HHS STTR PA-14-196 Phase I STTR April 30, 2014 July 05, 2014 April 05, 2017 Click here!
HHS SBIR PA-14-197 Phase I SBIR April 30, 2014 July 05, 2014 April 05, 2017 Click here!
HHS STTR PA-14-204 Phase I STTR May 02, 2014 July 07, 2014 April 05, 2017 Click here!
HHS STTR PAR-14-208 Phase I SBIR May 07, 2014 July 05, 2014 April 05, 2017 Click here!
HHS SBIR PAR-14-209 Phase I SBIR May 07, 2014 July 05, 2014 April 05, 2017 Click here!
HHS SBIR PA-14-219 Phase I SBIR May 13, 2014 July 05, 2014 April 05, 2017 Click here!
Direct Phase II SBIR Grants to Support Extended Development, Hardening, and Dissemination of Technologies in Biomedical Computing, Informatics, and Big Data Science (R44) Phase II SBIR June 30, 2015 August 05, 2015 April 05, 2017 Click here!
PHS 2016-02 Omnibus Solicitation of the NIH, CDC, FDA, and ACF for Small Business Innovation Research Grant Applications (Parent SBIR [R43/R44]) Phase I SBIR June 03, 2016 August 05, 2016 April 05, 2017 Click here!
PHS 2016-02 Omnibus Solicitation of the NIH for Small Business Technology Transfer Grant Applications (Parent STTR [R41/R42]) Phase I STTR June 03, 2016 August 05, 2016 April 05, 2017 Click here!
HHS SBIR PAR-14-289 Phase II SBIR July 18, 2014 September 21, 2014 May 07, 2017 Click here!
HHS SBIR PAR-14-287 Phase II SBIR July 18, 2014 September 21, 2014 May 07, 2017 Click here!
HHS SBIR PAR-14-292 Phase II SBIR July 22, 2014 September 21, 2014 May 07, 2017 Click here!
HHS SBIR PAR-14-300 Phase II SBIR July 28, 2014 September 21, 2014 May 07, 2017 Click here!
HHS SBIR PAR-14-299 Phase II STTR July 28, 2014 September 21, 2014 May 07, 2017 Click here!
HHS SBIR PAR-14-296 Phase II SBIR July 28, 2014 September 21, 2014 May 07, 2017 Click here!
HHS SBIR PA-14-250 Phase I SBIR June 05, 2014 July 05, 2014 May 07, 2017 Click here!
HHS SBIR RFA-HL-16-009 Phase II SBIR February 25, 2015 May 19, 2015 June 19, 2017 Click here!
Novel Nucleic Acid Sequencing Technology Development (R43/R44) Phase I STTR August 17, 2015 September 27, 2015 August 27, 2017 Click here!
HHS SBIR PAR-14-252 Phase II SBIR June 06, 2014 November 05, 2014 September 07, 2017 Click here!
BRAIN Initiative: SBIR Direct to Phase II Next-Generation Invasive Devices for Recording and Modulation in the Human Central Nervous System (U44) Phase II SBIR September 29, 2016 November 21, 2016 October 18, 2017 Click here!
BRAIN Initiative: Next-Generation Invasive Devices for Recording and Modulation in the Human Central Nervous System (U44) Phase I SBIR September 29, 2016 November 21, 2016 October 18, 2017 Click here!
HHS STTR PAR-15-073 Phase II STTR Decebmer 15, 2014 February 09, 2015 December 11, 2017 Click here!
HHS SBIR PAR-15-074 Phase I SBIR Decebmer 15, 2014 February 09, 2015 December 11, 2017 Click here!
HHS STTR PAR-15-153 Phase II STTR March 24, 2015 May 11, 2015 December 11, 2017 Click here!
HHS SBIR PAR-15-154 Phase II SBIR March 25, 2015 May 11, 2015 December 11, 2017 Click here!
HHS STTR PAR-15-090 Phase I STTR January 16, 2015 March 05, 2015 January 05, 2018 Click here!
HHS SBIR PAR-15-091 Phase I SBIR January 16, 2015 March 05, 2015 January 05, 2018 Click here!
HHS SBIR PA-15-052 Phase I SBIR November 24, 2014 March 05, 2015 January 07, 2018 Click here!
HHS SBIR PA-15-065 Phase I SBIR December 10, 2014 March 06, 2015 January 07, 2018 Click here!
HHS SBIR PA-15-077 Phase I SBIR December 18, 2014 March 05, 2015 January 07, 2018 Click here!
HHS STTR PA-15-076 Phase I STTR December 18, 2014 March 05, 2015 January 07, 2018 Click here!
HHS SBIR PA-15-086 Phase I SBIR December 18, 2014 January 12, 2015 January 07, 2018 Click here!
HHS STTR PA-15-087 Phase I STTR December 18, 2014 January 12, 2015 January 07, 2018 Click here!
Novel Genomic Technology Development-(R43/R44) Phase I SBIR October 27, 2015 December 14, 2015 January 11, 2018 Click here!
NINDS Exploratory Clinical Trials for Small Business (R44) Phase II SBIR June 15, 2015 August 05, 2015 April 05, 2018 Click here!
NINDS Exploratory Clinical Trials for Small Business (R42) Phase II STTR June 15, 2015 August 05, 2015 April 05, 2018 Click here!
Small Market Awards: SBIR Phase IIB Competing Renewals for Heart, Lung, Blood, and Sleep Technologies with Small Commercial Markets (R44) Phase II SBIR April 18, 2016 May 20, 2016 June 20, 2018 Click here!
Novel Tools and Devices for Animal Research Facilities and to Support the Care of Animal Models (R43/R44) Phase I SBIR April 16, 2015 August 05, 2015 September 05, 2018 Click here!
Development of Novel Tools and Devices to Support the Care of Animal Models and Animal Care Research Facilities (R41/R42) Phase I STTR April 16, 2015 August 05, 2015 September 05, 2018 Click here!
SBIR Technology Transfer (R43/R44) Phase I SBIR September 21, 2015 December 05, 2015 September 05, 2018 Click here!
Imaging Diagnostics of Dental Diseases and Conditions (Caries, Periodontal Disease, Cracked Teeth, and Pulp Vitality) (R41/R42) Phase I STTR August 20, 2015 December 05, 2015 September 07, 2018 Click here!
Imaging Diagnostics of Dental Diseases and Conditions (Caries, Periodontal Disease, Cracked Teeth, and Pulp Vitality) (R43/R44) Phase I SBIR April 29, 2015 December 05, 2015 September 07, 2018 Click here!
Wearable Alcohol Biosensors SBIR (R43/R44) Phase I SBIR August 17, 2016 November 06, 2016 April 04, 2019 Click here!
Small Business Alzheimer’s Disease Research (R43/R44) Phase I SBIR February 01, 2016 March 05, 2016 April 05, 2019 Click here!
Small Business Alzheimer’s Disease Research (R41/R42) Phase I STTR February 01, 2016 March 05, 2016 April 05, 2019 Click here!
New Technologies for the Glycosciences (R41/42) Phase I STTR March 30, 2016 August 05, 2016 April 05, 2019 Click here!
New Technologies for the Glycosciences (R43/R44) Phase I SBIR March 30, 2016 August 05, 2016 April 05, 2019 Click here!
Strategies for the Improvement of HIV Envelope Protein Expression and Yield (R43/R44) Phase I SBIR April 12, 2016 August 05, 2016 April 05, 2019 Click here!
Strategies for the Improvement of HIV Envelope Protein Expression and Yield (R41/R42) Phase I STTR April 12, 2016 August 05, 2016 April 05, 2019 Click here!
Products to Support Applied Research Towards Zero Suicide Healthcare Systems (R43/R44) Phase I SBIR April 12, 2016 August 05, 2016 April 05, 2019 Click here!
Development and Commercialization of Technologies to Create, Characterize or Improve Animal Models of Human Disease (R43/R44) Phase I SBIR April 11, 2016 August 05, 2016 April 05, 2019 Click here!
Development and Commercialization of Technologies to Create, Characterize or Improve Animal Models of Human Disease (R41/R42) Phase I STTR April 11, 2016 August 05, 2016 April 05, 2019 Click here!
Tools for Cell Line Identification (SBIR [R43/R44]) Phase I SBIR April 15, 2016 August 05, 2016 April 05, 2019 Click here!
The Use of mRNA for an HIV Envelope Vaccine (R41/R42) Phase I STTR April 19, 2016 August 05, 2016 April 05, 2019 Click here!
The Use of mRNA for an HIV EnvelopeVaccine (R43/R44) Phase I SBIR April 19, 2016 August 05, 2016 April 05, 2019 Click here!
Methods Development in Natural Products Chemistry (R43/R44) Phase I SBIR June 23, 2015 August 05, 2016 April 05, 2019 Click here!
Methods Development in Natural Products Chemistry (R41/R42) Phase I STTR June 23, 2015 August 05, 2016 April 05, 2019 Click here!
NIAID SBIR Phase II Clinical Trial Implementation Cooperative Agreement (U44) Phase II SBIR May 18, 2016 August 12, 2016 May 13, 2019 Click here!
T2 Translational Research on Aging: Small Business Innovation Awards (R43/R44) Phase I SBIR July 22, 2016 December 05, 2016 September 05, 2019 Click here!
T1 Translational Research on Aging: Small Business Innovation Awards (R43/R44) Phase I SBIR July 22, 2016 December 05, 2016 September 05, 2019 Click here!
NIDDK Exploratory Clinical Trials for Small Business (R44) Phase I SBIR October 27, 2016 December 05, 2016 September 05, 2019 Click here!
Platform Delivery Technologies for Nucleic Acid Therapeutics (R41/R42) Phase I STTR October 27, 2016 December 05, 2016 September 05, 2019 Click here!
Platform Delivery Technologies for Nucleic Acid Therapeutics (R43/R44) Phase I SBIR October 27, 2016 December 05, 2016 September 05, 2019 Click here!
Advancing Research on Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) and Alzheimer’s-Disease-Related Dementias (ADRD) (R43/R44) Phase I SBIR December 02, 2016 March 05, 2017 September 05, 2019 Click here!
Advancing Research on Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) and Alzheimer’s-Disease-Related Dementias (ADRD) (R41/R42) Phase I STTR December 02, 2016 March 05, 2017 September 05, 2019 Click here!
Tools for Clinical Care and Management of Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) and its Comorbidities (R43/R44) Phase I SBIR December 02, 2016 March 05, 2017 September 05, 2019 Click here!
Tools for Clinical Care and Management of Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) and its Comorbidities (R41/R42) Phase I STTR December 02, 2016 March 05, 2017 September 05, 2019 Click here!
Kidney Precision Medicine Project- Technology Development and Validation (R41/R42) Phase I STTR September 28, 2016 December 05, 2016 January 05, 2020 Click here!
Kidney Precision Medicine Project- Technology Development and Validation (R43/R44) Phase I SBIR September 28, 2016 December 05, 2016 January 05, 2020 Click here!
Development and/or Validation of Devices or Electronic Systems to Monitor or Enhance Mind and Body Interventions (R41/R42) Phase I STTR October 19, 2016 December 05, 2016 January 05, 2020 Click here!
Development and/or Validation of Devices or Electronic Systems to Monitor or Enhance Mind and Body Interventions (R43/R44) Phase I SBIR October 19, 2016 December 05, 2016 January 05, 2020 Click here!
Lead Optimization and Preclinical Development of Therapeutic Candidates for Diseases of Interest to the NIDDK (R43/R44) Phase I SBIR January 24, 2017 March 05, 2017 January 05, 2020 Click here!
Lead Optimization and Preclinical Development of Therapeutic Candidates for Diseases of Interest to the NIDDK (R41/R42) Phase I STTR January 24, 2017 March 05, 2017 January 05, 2020 Click here!
Development of Highly Innovative Tools and Technology for Analysis of Single Cells (SBIR) (R43/R44) Phase I SBIR February 01, 2017 March 05, 2017 January 05, 2020 Click here!
Development of Highly Innovative Tools and Technology for Analysis of Single Cells (STTR) (R41/R42) Phase I STTR February 01, 2017 March 05, 2017 January 05, 2020 Click here!
Development of Socially-Assistive Robots (SARs) to Engage Persons with Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) and AD-Related Dementias (ADRD), and their Caregivers (R43/R44) Phase I SBIR January 09, 2017 March 05, 2017 April 05, 2020 Click here!
Development of Socially-Assistive Robots (SARs) to Engage Persons with Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) and AD-Related Dementias (ADRD), and their Caregivers (R41/R42) Phase I STTR January 09, 2017 March 05, 2017 April 05, 2020 Click here!

* DOE requires a letter of intent to submit a proposal 7 weeks prior to the solicitation close date.
* Estimated, based on most recently closed solicitations