Sponsor Deadline
Posted: 4/18/2022

Lab to Marketplace: Tools for Brain and Behavioral Research (R43/R44 - Clinical Trial Optional)

This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages the translation of technologies for brain or behavioral research from academic and other non-small business research sectors to the marketplace. Encouraged from Small Business Concerns (SBCs) are Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant applications that propose to further develop, make more robust, and make more user-friendly such technologies in preparation for commercial dissemination. It is expected that this activity will require partnerships and close collaboration between the original developers of these technologies and SBCs, which may be accomplished in any of a number of ways, including the use of multiple program directors/principal investigators.

  • Letter of Intent: 30 days prior to the application due date
  • SBIR/STTR Deadlines: Sep. 5, Jan. 5, Apr. 5
  • AIDS Deadlines: May 7, Sep. 7, Jan. 7.

PA-18-819 Expiration Date: New Date April 6, 2021 per issuance of NOT-MH-21-138. (Original Expiration Date: January 6, 2021)

Eligibility Requirements

Only United States small business concerns (SBCs) are eligible to submit applications for this opportunity.

Amount Description

Budgets of up to total $450,000 per year total cost for Phase I awards and $750,000 per year total cost for Phase II awards, and $1,000,000 per year total cost for Phase IIB may be requested.  

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