Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program, Phase I

Active
No
Status
Closed
Release Date
October 19th, 2023
Open Date
October 19th, 2023
Due Date(s)
December 18th, 2023
Close Date
December 18th, 2023
Topic No.
HHS-2024-ACL-NIDILRR-BISA-0069

Topic

Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program, Phase I

Agency

Department of Health and Human ServicesAdministration for Community Living

Program

Type: SBIRPhase: Phase IYear: 2024

Summary

The Department of Health and Human Services is seeking proposals for the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program, Phase I. The program is administered by the Administration for Community Living and aims to stimulate technological innovation in the private sector, particularly in meeting the research and development needs related to disabilities. The program aims to improve the lives of people with disabilities through research and development products generated by small businesses. The program will award 11 grants with a project period of 6 months and a corresponding six-month budget period. For more information, please visit the SBIR topic link and the solicitation agency URL.

Description

The purpose of the Federal SBIR program is to stimulate technological innovation in the private sector, strengthen the role of small business in meeting Federal research or research and development (R/R&D) needs, and improve the return on investment from Federally-funded research for economic and social benefits to the nation. The specific purpose of NIDILRR's SBIR program is to improve the lives of people with disabilities through R/R&D products generated by small businesses, and to increase the commercial application of NIDILRR-supported research results and development products. NIDILRR will make 11 grants under this opportunity. Grants will have a 6 month project period with a corresponding six-month budget period.