Small Business Innovation Research Program (SBIR)
ED/IES SBIR FISCAL YEAR 2017 PROGRAM SOLICITATION IS NOW OPEN
The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) programat the U.S. Department of Education’s Institute of Education Sciences, provides funding to firms (small businesses) and partners for the research and development, and evaluation of commercially viable education technology products.
On November 21, 2016, the program released its Fiscal Year 2017 “Phase I” solicitation: Solicitation #ED-IES-17-R-0004, is a request for Phase I proposals for awards up to $150,000 for 6-months for the development of prototypes of education technology products to improve relevant student, teacher, or administrator outcomes in education and special education settings.
To access the Phase I solicitation on the FBO.gov website, click here.
The submission deadline for all Phase I proposals is January 5, 2017, at 2 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.
For more information about the ED/IES SBIR program, visit the program website.