Solicitation Dates

 

Open Solicitations

Agency/ProgramReleaseOpenClose

HHS Omnibus
Clinical Trials not allowed:
PA-20-260 PHS 2020 SBIR-NIH, CDC & FDA
PA-20-265 PHS 2020 STTR-NIH
Clinical Trials required:
PA-20-262 PHS 2020-2 SBIR-NIH
PA-20-261 PHS 2020-2 STTR-NIH

14-July’208-Aug.’20

8-Sept. ’20

NIH
R&D Contract Solicitation
PHS 2021-1

 30-July’20

26-Oct.’20

Nat’l. Science Foundation
(Project Pitch Required)
SBIR 20-527  STTR 20-528

 

18-Dec ’19

Submission windows:
Mar 6 ’20 – Jun 4 ’20
Jun 5 ’20 – Sep 3 ’20
Sep 4 ’20 – Dec 3 ’20

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
2020-2021 SBIR BAA

 

23-June’20

28-Aug.’20

USDA
Phase I & Phase II

21-May’20

July’20

23-Oct.’20

DARPA SBIR/STTR BAA
HR001120S0019

 

25-June’20

10-July’20

10-Aug.’20

DOE
FY 2021
Letter of Intent due: 31-Aug.’20

13-July’20

10-Aug.’20

13-Oct.’20

AirForce
DOD STTR X20.D

 

10-July’20

10-Aug.’20

Open = Earliest Submission Date Close = Final Submission Date
Updated 7.30.20

Typical Phase I Release and Close Dates

Agency/ProgramRelease*Close*
Dept. of Commerce (DOC)
NIST
NOAA

 

January
November

 

March
February

Dept. of Defense (DOD)
Release.1/.A
Release .2/.B
Release .3/.C

 

December
April
August

 

February
June
October

Dept. of Education (DOEd)DecemberMarch 
Dept. of Energy (DOE)
Release 1
Release 2

August
November

October
February

Dept. of Health/Human Services (NIH, CDC, FDA)
Omnibus Stnd Date 1
Omnibus Stnd Date 2
Omnibus Stnd Date 3
Special Topics
Contracts
NIDILRR

 

June
June
June
Varies
August
May

 

Sep
Jan
Apr
Varies
October
June

Dept. of Homeland Security (DHS)
S&T and DNDO joint

 

November

 

January

Dept. of Transportation (DOT)OctoberMarch
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)June ’20 
Nat’l. Aeronautics and Space Admin. (NASA)JanuaryMarch

Nat’l. Science Foundation (NSF)
Release 1
Release 2
Release 3
Release 4

December
March
June
September

March
June
September
December

U.S. Dept. of Agriculture (USDA)JulyOctober

*Estimated based on past schedules. All dates subject to change without notice. Updated 2.17.20

Capabilities Research Grant Assistance Solicitation Dates