Category Archives: SBIR

Current SBIR/STTR funding opportunities

The current alert from Pacific Northwest National Laboratory’s SBIR/STTR Alerting Service includes: ·         NIH/CDC SBIR Contract Solicitation Deadline Reminder ·         NSF FY-2011 STTR Opens ·         DOC NOAA FY2011 SBIR Solicitation Opens ·         EPA and NSF SBIR Opportunities for Environmental Technology ·         … Continue reading

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Hummingbird awarded $1M Dept. of Energy SBIR funding

Hummingbird Precision Machine, part of the Hummingbird Group of companies based in Lacey, Washington, received a $1 million SBIR grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to develop hardware for transmission electron microscopy. The funds will be used to purchase … Continue reading

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Enertechnix wins nearly $1M in ARRA funding from DOE

Enertechnix, a manufacturer of high-temperature imaging systems located in Maple Valley, is partnered with the University of Washington to develop a novel terahertz imaging system that will provide improved control capability to operators in the pulp & paper, power generation, … Continue reading

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Forest Concepts wins $1M DOE SBIR award for biofuel optimization

Forest Concepts, an Auburn-based developer of innovative wood products, has won a $1 million Phase II SBIR (Small Business Innovation Research) grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to develop innovative equipment to form uniform particles from wood waste. The … Continue reading

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Defense Symposium will address technology transfer opportunities – Aug. 12 in Bremerton

Representatives of the Pacific Northwest region’s maritime systems and military contracting communities will convene at the 2nd annual Pacific Northwest Defense Symposium to share insights and issues confronting the industry and to network with government personnel. WTC will be on … Continue reading

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WBBA offering SBIR workshop in Seattle (8/3) and Spokane (8/4)

The Washington Biotechnology & Biomedical Association (WBBA) is offering “Secrets of NIH Small Business Grant Applications,” a half-day workshop led by Gregory Milman, Ph.D., director of the Office for Innovation and Special Programs in the National Institute of Allergy and … Continue reading

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Washington SBIR Phase I results for fiscal year 2009

SSTI has released a table with SBIR Phase I results for 2009. Washington is ranked #14 among the states for both proposals submitted (451) and awards won (90); and #16 for the award-to-proposal conversion rate (20%). View historical charts below. Visit … Continue reading

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Foresight Seminar (Seattle June 14 and Spokane June 15): How Small Businesses Can Successfully Commercialize Technology

Washington Small Business Development Centers, Washington Technology Center, and Sirti present this must-see seminar, based on Foresight Science & Technology’s instruction to SBIR awardees. The seminar will be held in Seattle June 14, 2010 and in Spokane June 15, 2010. Two sessions … Continue reading

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Oct. 14, 2009 — Foresight seminar: How Small Businesses Can Successfully Commercialize Technology

Washington Small Business Development Centers and Washington Technology Center present this must-see seminar, based on Foresight Science & Technology’s instruction to SBIR awardees of the agencies Foresight supports as an SBIR Commercialization Support Contractor. The seminar provides an overview of … Continue reading

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Forest Concepts wins $350K USDA SBIR Phase II

Forest Concepts, an Auburn-based developer of innovative wood products, has won a two-year $350,000 Phase II SBIR (Small Business Innovation Research) contract from the United States Department of Agriculture to advance its process for preparing woody biomass such as hog … Continue reading

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