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CHIPS for America Semiconductor SBIR Funding Opportunity 

The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program for CHIPS For America – CHIPS Metrology funding opportunity is now accepting proposals.…
May 6, 2024
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Air Force Phase I SBIR/STTR Open Topic Opportunities

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…
February 9, 2024
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U.S. Dept. of Energy Awards Utah Companies $10 Million in R&D Grants

Thirteen Utah companies received ten Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Phase I and/or Phase…
September 12, 2023
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Dept. of Defense Pre-releases SBIR 2023.3 and STTR 2023.C Topics

Several components within the Dept. of Defense (DoD) pre-released SBIR 2023.3 and STTR 2023.C topics for the Small Business Innovation…
August 30, 2023
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Utah Company Developing Origami-inspired Technology Awarded NSF Grant to Advance Robotic Surgery

Four years ago, Jacob Sheffield was building world-class carbon fiber travel guitars for adventurers journeying to places as remote as…
August 7, 2023
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Health and Human Services Releases 2023-2 Omnibus Solicitation 

Health And Human Services (HHS) has released topics for their 2023-2 omnibus solicitation. Program descriptions and research topics for the…
July 18, 2023
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USDA Opens Request for Applications for SBIR/STTR FY 2024

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Small Business Technology Transfer (SBIR) / Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR), administered exlusively…
July 11, 2023
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Wasatch Ionics Success Story Highlighted by Utah Innovation Center

Wasatch Ionics is a contract research and development and consulting business located in Salt Lake City, Utah. The company’s mission…
July 7, 2023
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RefloDx Creates Noninvasive Tool to Detect Gastroesophageal Reflux

Rudy Wilcox, the CEO of RefloDx, was drawn to working in the bio-medical field. After completing his bachelor’s degree, Wilcox…
May 30, 2023
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Utah Small Business Finds Successful Strategy to Fund Technology Development

Provo company Nielson Scientific has continued to grow without taking on debt and with no outside investors. Under CEO Greg…
May 16, 2023

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