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R&D Grants for Technology Based Companies
Small Business Innovation Research Grants
Small Business Innovation Research Grants (SBIR) provides competitive awards. Available to start-up and existing technology-based companies only. Eleven participating federal agencies (NASA, NIH, DOD, EPA etc.) solicit for R&D proposals and award funding to qualified businesses.

Companies submit proposals in response to specific solicitations. Agencies make SBIR awards based on small business qualifications, degree of innovation, technical merit, and future market potential.

Small Business Technology Transfer
Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) also provides competitive awards. These awards are only available to start-up and existing technology-based companies participating in cooperative research and development (R&D) with research institutions. Five participating federal agencies (NASA, NSF, DOD, DOE, and DHHS) solicit for R&D proposals and award funding to qualified businesses.

Companies submit proposals in response to specific solicitations. Agencies make SBIR awards based on small business qualifications, degree of innovation, technical merit, and future market potential.

For more information, contact Ark-La-Tex Regional Export and Technology Center, Inc. at 318-671-1050, or the Louisiana Technology Transfer Office at 225-332-5555.

Note: information on the SBIR program may be accessed online.

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