Opportunities for Small Businesses – SBIR Program
The Small Business Innovation Research (“SBIR”) program (“the Program”) enables small businesses to explore their technological potential and provides the incentive to profit from its commercialization. The mission of the Program is “to support scientific excellence and technological innovation through the investment of Federal research funds in critical American priorities to build a strong national economy.” High-tech companies that meet the eligibility requirements should heavily consider exploring the availability of federal government grants and contracts through this Program. The eligibility requirements include: business must be for-profit; be independently owned and operated in the United States; have less than 500 employees;. Read More.