NASA’s 2024 SBIR Ignite Phase I Solicitation Now Open

Jackie BorgetUtah Innovation Center

The NASA Ignite program funds U.S. small businesses in their early-stage, high-risk technology development to help make them and their technologies more attractive to private sector investors, customers, and partners. For more information about the Ignite program, please visit:

Important Solicitation Dates:

Closes: July 30, 2024, 3 p.m. MT.


  • Aviation-Ready Electrical Energy Storage for All-Electric or Hybrid Electric Aircraft
  • Leak-Free Cryogenic Valves and Quick Disconnects
  • Decision Support Tools Leveraging NASA Earth Science Data 

For solicitation information and instructions on how to apply, please visit:

If your Utah small business intends to apply or you have questions about this funding opportunity, please contact the Utah Innovation Center at