Save the Date: Innovation & Opportunity Conference

The 2020 Innovation & Opportunity Conference will be held virtually from October 20-22. This event will provide you with resources, engagement opportunities, and actionable next steps towards transitioning your technology – whether you are just starting your SBIR/STTR journey or ready for a Phase III.


NASA Invests $51 Million in US Small Businesses

NASA has selected 409 technology proposals for the first phase of funding from the SBIR/STTR Program. The contracts will provide approximately $51 million to 312 small businesses in 44 states and Washington, D.C. More than 100 of the selected companies will be first-time recipients of a NASA SBIR or STTR contract, and 27% of the small businesses are from underrepresented groups, including minority and women-owned businesses.

SBIR Phase I selections STTR Phase I selections


Resources for Small Businesses

Our program is keeping track of several funding resources and opportunities outside of the NASA SBIR/STTR Program that are available to small businesses in light of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The page is updated periodically with new resources, so we encourage you to check back regularly for updates.

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NASA SBIR/STTR Success Story Feature

One small business partnered with the NASA SBIR/STTR Program to develop a new drone that could expand science research and more.

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Getting Started: Interactive Participation Guide

New to SBIR or STTR? In the process, but need additional information?

The interactive participation guide helps you navigate through all parts of the SBIR/STTR process

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sbir fy 2020 solicitation

FY 2020 SBIR/STTR Solicitation

Open from January 21, 2020 to April 20, 2020

Selections will be announced June 30, 2020*

Proposal Submission EHB

*Date subject to change

Space Technology Mission Directorate and OIG

Office of Inspector General

Report crime, fraud, waste, and mismanagement in NASA's programs to the OIG

Report Fraud/Waste/Abuse