Stories of Technology, Innovation, & Entrepreneurship in the Southeast

December 03, 2014 | Tom Ballard

SBA seeking public comment on SBIR/STTR matters

SBIR and STTRIf you are an investor or a start-up interested in Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) or Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) funding opportunities, this article advises you to pay close attention to two recent developments.

First, there is a U.S. Small Business Administration request for public comments on data rights and Phase III funding. The deadline is January 6, 2015. Second, the article cites a recent Government Accountability Office report noting that only two of 11 federal agencies have filed appropriate documentation allowing them to accept applications from majority-owned portfolio companies.