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Small Business Innovation Research Program (SBIR)

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) issues an annual Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for SBIR Phase I proposals. Science and technology-based firms with strong research capabilities in any of the areas listed in the NOFO are encouraged to participate. Phase II awards are limited to small businesses that have successfully completed Phase I projects. Please see Resources for more information on specifics of the program.

SBIR Bulletin Board

The NIST FY2022 SBIR Phase II Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) No. 2022-NIST-SBIR-02 has been posted to grants.gov and can be accessed here.

Click here to access the application cover sheet for the 22-NIST-SBIR-02 NOFO (Phase II)

Note: only companies that were awarded SBIR FY2021 Phase I awards are eligible to submit applications for the above SBIR FY2022 Phase II NOFO.

Click here to read the NIST press release on SBIR funding awards for 2021

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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] oig.doc.gov
Online Hotline Complaint Form

Contacts

SBIR Program Manager

Created September 22, 2009, Updated May 11, 2022