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Small Business Innovation Research Program (SBIR)

The National Institute of Standards and Technology's SBIR program solicits R&D proposals from small businesses that respond to specific technical needs described in the subtopics of the annual Solicitation. Information regarding the subtopics will be made available only via the Solicitation. Please see the Resources below for more information on the specifics of the program.

SBIR Bulletin Board

NIST SBIR Technical and Business Assistance (TABA) NOFO is closed

NIST SBIR FY 2019 Phase I and Phase II awards announced

NIST SBIR Roadmap to Success Video Series


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Mary Clague
NIST SBIR Program Manager
100 Bureau Dr., M/S 2200
Gaithersburg, MD 20899-2200

E-Mail: mary.clague [at]
Phone: 301-975-4188

Fraud, Waste, or Abuse (FWA)

Report Suspected Fraud, Waste, or Abuse (FWA) to:

Department of Commerce
Office of Inspector General
Ben Franklin Station, PO Box 612
Washington, D.C. 20044

Phone: 800-424-5197
TDD: 800-854-8407
Local: 202-482-2495
e-mail: hotline [at]
Online Hotline Complaint Form

Created September 22, 2009, Updated October 2, 2019