- On September 16, 2021
Small businesses are eligible to submit applications for USDA’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program which supports the creation of innovative, disruptive technologies, and enables the application of research advancements from conception into the market. Projects dealing with agriculturally related manufacturing and alternative and renewable energy technologies are encouraged. Selected projects are eligible for awards of up to $181, 500. Applications are due November 3. For more information, read the full SBIR Phase I funding opportunity.