Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Assistance
The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program is a highly
competitive program that encourages domestic small businesses to
engage in Federal Research/Research and Development (R/R&D) that has
the potential for commercialization. Through a competitive
awards-based program, SBIR enables small businesses to explore their
technological potential and provides the incentive to profit from
its commercialization. By including qualified small businesses in
the nation's R&D arena, high-tech innovation is stimulated and the
United States gains entrepreneurial spirit as it meets its specific
research and development needs.
The MSBDC Government Sales Advisory Program assists Massachusetts advanced technology and life sciences companies with making successful application(s) for SBIR funding.
This funding helps companies with:
Funding of innovative, sometimes high risk, research and development
Transitioning transformational ideas and technologies into products
Non-dilutive working capital
The MSBDC Government Sales Advisory Program provides free assistance with:
Business entity and formation
Identifying SBIR funding opportunities
Strategies for approaching SBIR funding
Identifying potential partners
Preparing for and understanding post-award issues
Understanding and interpreting reviewer comments
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