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Identifying NIH SBIR/STTR Grant and Contracting Research Funding O Opportunities t iti Matthew Portnoy Portnoy, PhD NIH SBIR/STTR Program Coordinator 14th Annual NIH SBIR/STTR Conference Louisville, KY


Funding Opportunities • SBIR/STTR Grants • SBIR Contracts • Non-SBIR/STTR NIH Funding Opportunities • Other Agency SBIR/STTR Opportunities


Our Ideas ‌ 1. SBIR/STTR O 1 Omnibus ib S Solicitation li it ti (NIH (NIH, CDC, FDA, ACF) Release: January

April 5, Aug 5, Dec 5 receipt dates

2. NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts Release: Weekly

Various receipt dates

3. SBIR Contract Solicitation (NIH, CDC) Release: August

Early November receipt date


Your Ideas … Investigator-initiated R&D 

Research projects related to the NIH mission i i

“Other” areas of research within the mission of an awarding component


SBIR/STTR Omnibus Grant Solicitation • SBIR Parent Funding Opportunity Announcement (PA-11-096)

DUE DATES DATES: • STTR Parent Funding Opportunity Announcement April 5 August (PA-11-097) 5 December 5 • SBIR/STTR Program Descriptions and Research Topics NIH (24 ICs) – SBIR & STTR

FDA – SBIR only

CDC – SBIR only


SBIR & STTR Parent FOAs PA-12-088 SBIR Parent/Omnibus FOA PA 12 089 STTR Parent/Omnibus PA-12-089 P t/O ib FOA • • • • • • • • •

Participating Agencies and/or ICs FOA Purpose Application Submission, Review, Selection Dates Funding and Project Duration Limits Eligibility Criteria Submission Info (specifics in application instruction guide) Registration Requirements – Section IV Review Criteria and Considerations Contact Information – Section VII


SBIR/STTR Program Descriptions and Research Topics

• Mission statements of Awarding Components

• Suggested Technical Topic Descriptions

• Broad Topics • Trans-NIH T NIH O Opportunities ii • Specific p IC Points of Contact *140+ p pages g of “suggested” gg topics! p


SBIR/STTR Program Descriptions and Research Topics

Samples:

Biosilicon devices

Biodefense

Biocompatible materials

Biosensors Nanotechnologies

Acousto-optics p / optop electronics

Bioinformatics

Imaging devices

Diagnostic g and Therapeutic Devices

Genetically engineered proteins t i

Telehealth

Proteomics / Genomics ‌


Sample Grant Topic. Broad in Scope. Improved instrumentation, imaging technology, related devices, and software packages for use i visualizing in i li i neurall activity ti it during d i cognitive iti or sensory behavior in older adults.

Dr. Molly Wagster Dr 301-496-9350, Fax: (301)496-1494 Email: mw203d@nih.gov mw203d@nih gov


Topic Search Example

NIA – aid id iin d detection t ti off sensory & memory dysfunctions NIAAA – alcohol monitoring & data transmission NIDCD –detect taste and smell NIGMS – in vivo and in vitro process engineering NIMH – sensitivity of brain chemicals …

Search: Biosensors Keyword search Ctrl/F


http://sbir.nih.gov

SBIR Parent PA-12-088

Follow link to announcement

STTR Parent P t PA-12-097 PA 12 097 11


Targeted g Grant Funding g Opportunity Announcements


NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts g PAs & RFAs Targeted


Virtual Reality Technologies for Research and Education in Obesity and Diabetes Purpose of FOAs (receipt date 11 July 2012): - Develop/test immersive or non-immersive VR technologies - Teach, motivate, visualize outcomes, extend healthcare environments - Foster desirable behaviors (eating, physical activity, diabetes self-care) - Develop new tools for prevention, treatment, behavioral science research - SBIR - http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-HL-12-020.html http://grants nih gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-HL-12-020 html - STTR - http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-HL-12-024.html FAQs (www.nhlbi.nih.gov/funding/inits/faq-foa-vr.htm) NIH - Dr. Abby Ershow, NHLBI (ErshowA@nhlbi.nih.gov) DOD - Dr. D Ch Charles l P Peterson, TATRC (Ch (Charles.Peterson@tatrc.org) l P @ )

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What you know so far… Omnibus Grant Solicitation Targeted Announcements • Identify: – Suggested topics and missions – Possible FOAs – Possible Institute/Center(s) – Point(s) ( ) of contact


Identifying Institute/Centers

Search Previous Awards RePORT Research Portfolio Online Reporting p g Tools


http://projectreporter.nih.gov/reporter.cfm


26 hits 13 different ICs


What does this tell you? y • Possible ICs to target – Fit with IC suggested topic? Our idea Your idea – Fit an IC’s mission?

• Potential collaborators/partners

NEXT STEP? Get on the phone!


SBIR Contract Opportunities PHS 2012-1


SBIR Contract Solicitation Receipt Date: Early November

•SBIR Only •NIH & CDC – Various ICs •Narrowly-focused Topics

http://sbir.nih.gov


Contract Topic – Typically Narrowly Focused 291 Development p of Radiation Modulators For Use During Radiotherapy (Fast Track proposals will be accepted.) (Fast-Track Number of anticipated awards: 3-5 Summary … Project Goals … Activities and Expected Deliverables …


Communicate Only with Contracting Officers


SBIR Contract Solicitation •Respond to topic as written •Submission Instructions & Forms •Paper submissions only •Submit to IC-specific Contracting Officer •Communicate only y with Contracting g Officer


Other Non-SBIR/STTR Oth N SBIR/STTR NIH Funding Opportunities (NIH Guide to Grants and Contracts)


Searching the NIH Guide Office of Extramural Research home page: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/oer.htm

Select F di Funding Opportunities in the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts


Searching g the NIH Guide The NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/index.html

Enter search criteria it i Or Select Advanced Search


Searching g the NIH Guide

The Advanced Search feature provides options to narrow your search. Enter search criteria.


Other Agency g y SBIR & STTR Opportunities


http://sbir.gov

Agency Solicitations

Agency Links


Stay Informed… Listserves  NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts (weekly ( y notification) htt // http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/listserv.htm t ih / t / id /li t ht  NIH SBIR/STTR Notification http://grants.nih.gov/grants/funding/listserv.htm


Matthew Portnoy, y PhD SBIR/STTR Program Coordinator Phone: 301-435-2688 301 435 2688 Email: sbir@od.nih.gov @ g http://sbir.nih.gov


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