The Department of Defense issues three SBIR and two STTR solicitations for proposals annually. Each solicitation has a: pre-release, open and close. During the pre-release period the government is not accepting proposals, but small businesses can discuss technical questions directly with the topic authors (contact information available in each topic). Once the solicitation is open, direct questions with the topic authors are no longer allowed, but technical questions may be submitted anonymously through the SBIR Interactive Topic Information System (SITIS).
A list of other Federal Government SBIR solicitations is available at SBIR.gov.
Click here to view current solicitations.
|2016 Solicitation Schedule||Pre-Release||Open||Close|
|DoD SBIR 2016.1||11 Dec 2015||11 Jan 2016||17 Feb 2016|
|DoD STTR 2016.A||11 Dec 2015||11 Jan 2016||17 Feb 2016|
|DoD SBIR 2016.2||22 Apr 2016||23 May 2016||22 Jun 2016|
|DoD STTR 2016.B||22 Apr 2016||23 May 2016||22 Jun 2016|
|DoD SBIR 2016.3||26 Aug 2016||26 Sept 2016||26 Oct 2016|
|DoD STTR 2016.C||26 Aug 2016||26 Sept 2016||26 Oct 2016|
|2017 Solicitation Schedule||Pre-Release||Open||Close|
|DoD SBIR 2017.1||19 Dec 2016||17 Jan 2017||9 Feb 2017|
|DoD STTR 2017.A||19 Dec 2016||17 Jan 2017||9 Feb 2017|
|DoD SBIR 2017.2||21 Apr 2017||22 May 2017||21 Jun 2017|
|DoD STTR 2017.B||21 Apr 2017||22 May 2017||21 Jun 2017|
|DoD SBIR 2017.3||25 Aug 2017||25 Sept 2017||25 Oct 2017|
|DoD STTR 2017.C||25 Aug 2017||25 Sept 2017||25 Oct 2017|
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