The Navy is presenting a preview of its Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) topics for the upcoming Department of Defense (DoD) 21.1/A SBIR/STTR Broad Agency Announcement (BAA). The topics in this preview are unofficial and subject to change.

The BAA is inclusive of 98 standard Navy SBIR topics, 2 Direct to Phase II topics, and 22 STTR topics from 7 of the Navy’s System Commands (SYSCOMs).

Official DoD and Navy 21.1/A BAA instructions, registration, and submission guidance will be available starting December 8, 2020 at the following sites:

Submissions & Registrations
www.dodsbirsttr.mil/submissions/login

Topics & Instructions
rt.cto.mil/rtl-small-business-resources/sbir-sttr/

DoD Topic Search & SITIS
www.dodsbirsttr.mil/topics-app/

Proposals are due February 18, 2021.

If you are a Utah small business owner and intend to apply or have questions about this funding opportunity, please contact the Utah Industry and Innovation Center at innovationutah@utah.gov.