Latest Small Business Innovation Research Stories

2012-04-30 08:17:52

NASA has selected ten proposals from small business and research institution teams to continue work on innovative technologies that could advance future missions. The Phase II winners in the agency's Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Program now can enter negotiations for possible contract awards, with a total for all projects of approximately $7.49 million. High-technology firms in seven states submitted proposals in partnership with research institutions in nine states. The STTR...

2012-04-23 23:02:37

Two day, Phase 1 workshop to offer proposal assistance for SBIR Grant applicants Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) April 23, 2012 ASU Venture Catalyst will offer their second SBIR Phase 1 workshop of 2012, for grant applicants seeking Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) funding, on April 24 and 25 at ASU SkySong. ASU´s workshops will offer education and information about SBIR grants as well as teaching structured SBIR grant writing methodology that has proven to be highly successful....

Image 1 - Eureka Park: Technology At The Edge
2012-01-06 04:51:43

At the 2012 CES, NSF partners to launch Eureka Park featuring breakthroughs just out of the laboratory At the world's largest consumer electronics tradeshow in Las Vegas, Nevada this year, 2012 CES®, a new TechZone--an assemblage of technology markets grouped together--will be unveiled. Called Eureka Park, the TechZone will feature start-up companies and technologies that are only now emerging from research and development supported by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and various...

2011-12-20 04:04:01

NASA has selected 85 small business proposals to enter into negotiations for Phase II contract awards through the agency's Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program. The selected projects have a total value of approximately $63 million. NASA will award the contracts to 79 small high technology firms in 27 states. These competitive awards-based programs encourage U.S. small businesses to engage in federal research, development and commercialization. The programs also enable...

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