NIST FY 2024 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I NOFO

Release Date
October 24th, 2023
Open Date
October 24th, 2023
Due Date(s)
December 22nd, 2023
Close Date
December 22nd, 2023
Topic No.


Exploratory Measurement Science


Department of CommerceNational Institute of Standards and Technology


Type: SBIRPhase: Phase IYear: 2024


The Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is seeking proposals for the NIST FY 2024 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I program. The specific topic of the solicitation is "Exploratory Measurement Science". This solicitation is focused on research in the field of measurement science and aims to support innovative projects that explore new measurement techniques, methods, or technologies. The goal is to advance the accuracy, reliability, and efficiency of measurements in various industries and applications. The potential impacts of the technology or research funded through this program include improved measurement capabilities, enhanced product quality, increased manufacturing efficiency, and better understanding of physical phenomena. The research outcomes can have broad applications across industries such as healthcare, manufacturing, energy, and environmental monitoring. The Phase I program provides funding for feasibility studies and proof-of-concept research. The project duration is typically six months, and successful Phase I awardees may be eligible for Phase II funding to further develop and commercialize their technology. Interested applicants can find more information and submit their proposals through the NIST SBIR program website. The solicitation is currently closed, and the application due date was December 22, 2023. For more details, please refer to the NIST FY 2024 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I NOFO document available at