Problem: The highly successful Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs are set to expire...
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In April, SBA announced new SBIR/STTR Policy Directives as well as a cross-country Road Tour to connect small businesses to federal agencies under the SBIR/STTR programs.
On Feb. 20, the SBA announced it will launch an 18-state road tour promoting the SBIR and STTR programs to support small businesses focusing on high-impact research.
On May 11, the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship overwhelmingly approved the NSBA-supported SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act of 2016.
Earlier this week, NSBA registered suppport for a permanent reauthorization bill for the SBIR/STTR programs, introduced by Sens. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) David Vitter (R-La.).
letter-sbir reauth 4.26.16
The SBA, in conjunction with 11 fellow federal agencies involved in the SBIR and STTR programs, will launch an 18-state SBIR Road Tour starting in March.