Grants to Improve Environmental Health Literacy and Train Entrepreneurial Scientists

Pete CodellaUtah Innovation Center

The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) and the National Institute on Aging (NIA) have each released SBIR/STTR funding opportunity topics:

NIEHS seeks to support both the transition of translational research into commercial products and services and the entrepreneurial training of early career scientists through these opportunities:

NIA intends to engage the small business community to work with environmental health science researchers with an expertise in community engagement and/or research translation, and educators to develop tools, activities, or materials to build environmental health literacy for students, health professionals, and the general public. These opportunities include:

Please refer to the funding opportunity for details on eligibility, required registrations, application, and submission of proposals. The Utah Innovation Center is available to support your efforts as you apply for these or other SBIR/STTR opportunities. Please contact us at