Solicitation Dates

Open Solicitations

Agency/ProgramReleaseOpenClose

HHS Omnibus
Clinical Trials not allowed:
PA-18-272 PHS 2019-02 SBIR-NIH, CDC & FDA
PA-19-270 PHS 2019-02 STTR-NIH
Clinical Trials required:
PA-19-273 PHS 2019-02 SBIR-NIH
PA-19-271 PHS 2019-02 STTR-NIH

7-May ’197-May ’195-Sep ’19
5-Jan ’20
5-Apr ’20
Nat’l. Science Foundation
(Project Pitch Required)
SBIR 20-527 STTR 20-528
18-Dec ’19

Submission windows:
Dec 18, 2019 – Mar 5, 2020
Mar 6, 2020 – Jun 4, 2020
Jun 5, 2020 – Sep 3, 2020
Sep 4, 2020 – Dec 3, 2020

Dept. of Defense
SBIR 2020.1 and STTR 2020.A

10-Dec ’19

14-Jan ’2012-Feb ’20

Dept. of Energy
SBIR/STTR FY 2020 Phase I Release 2

12-Nov ’19

FOA: 16-Dec ’19
LOI due: 6-Jan ’20

24-Feb ’20

Dept. of Homeland Security
SBIR FY 2020

13-Nov ’19

18-Dec ’19

 22-Jan.’20

Open = Earliest Submission Date Close = Final Submission Date
Updated 1.15.20

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)DecemberFebruary
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

 

5-Sep
5-Jan
5-Apr
Varies
October
June

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

 

November

 

January

Dept. of Transportation (DOT)OctoberDecember
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
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.