Air Force Phase I SBIR/STTR Open Topic Opportunities

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The X24.5/X24.D Phase I Open Topic opportunities are open and accepting submissions. The U.S Air Force and U.S. Space Force are looking for solutions from non-defense commercial solutions to meet Air Force stakeholders’ needs and is the front door to working with the Department of the Air Force.


  • Period of Performance: 3 months
  • A maximum award of $75,000 (SBIR) and $110,000 (STTR)
  • Work to get a DAF Customer & End User to sign a Customer Memorandum for Phase II proposal
  • Opportunity closes March 7, 2024 at 10AM MT

If you have questions about this opportunity or intend to apply, please contact the Utah Innovation Center at