Biotech/Small Business Funding Opportunities

The NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) is seeking applicants for its small business funding opportunities through the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs. NCATS offers $17.6 million in funding annually for the development of innovative tools, technologies and intervention (drug, device, diagnostic) platforms that would support the creation of novel therapeutics.

NCATS has released new SBIR contract funding opportunities to support small businesses interested in developing innovative health technologies. The deadline for submitting proposals for the contract topics is Nov. 5, 2014. The next deadline to submit an application for open NCATS SBIR or STTR grant funding opportunities is Dec. 5, 2014.

For more information about NCATS, its SBIR and STTR programs, and upcoming funding opportunities, visit the Small Business Opportunities page. If you have general questions about the NCATS SBIR and STTR programs and areas of interest, contact the NCATS Office of Strategic Alliances.