Department of Energy Releases Topics for FY 2024 SBIR/SSTR FOA

Brittany HancockUtah Innovation Center

The DOE Office of Science is the Nation’s largest supporter of basic research in the physical sciences and has issued topics for Release 1 of FY 2024. 

Program Areas:

  • Office of Advanced Scientific Computing Research
  • Office of Basic Energy Sciences
  • Office of Biological and Environmental Research
  • Office of Fusion Energy Sciences
  • Office of High Energy Physics
  • Office of Nuclear Physics

Important Dates:

  • July 10: Topics released 
  • July 17: Topic webinar 
  • Aug 7: FOA issued 
  • Aug 28: Letters of Intent (LOI) due
  • Oct 10: FOA closes, full application due @ 9:59 pm MST

Release 2 topics released Nov. 6. 

The instructions and topics for these opportunities are available on DOE SBIR Topics and DOE funding opportunities

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