Funding Opportunity: NCATS Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR)

NCATS has several open Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) program funding opportunities. SBIR and STTR funding supports small businesses working on the advancement and commercialization of translational research technologies.

NCATS encourages applications in drug discovery and development; biomedical, clinical and health research informatics; clinical, dissemination and implementation research; and clinical trials. Start the application process early (two-to-three months before the deadline) to ensure a smooth submission.

The next deadline to apply for the opportunities below is September 5, 2017, 5:00 p.m. local time.

Development of Highly Innovative Tools and Technology for Analysis of Single Cells

Platform Delivery Technologies for Nucleic Acid Therapeutics

Tools for Cell Line Identification (R43/R44)]

SBIR Technology Transfer (R43/R44)

Visit NCATS’ website to learn more about funding opportunities for small businesses, such as the upcoming 2017 Omnibus Solicitation, as well as eligibility requirements and research priorities. Contact NCATS SBIR and STTR program staff to discuss your research idea or to schedule a one-on-one meeting with a program officer.

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NCATS’ SBIR and STTR programs are engines of innovation for developing and commercializing tools, technologies and intervention platforms to support the creation of new therapeutics and diagnostics. SBIR and STTR are government set-aside programs for domestic small businesses to engage in research and development that has the potential for commercialization and public benefit.