Technical Assistance - The MS-FAST program provides technical assistance and services that improve proposal development and team creation, mentoring, and the technology commercialization of SBIR/STTR innovations. Anyone interested in submitting an SBIR/STTR proposal is encouraged to first fully gain a solid overview and understanding of these programs, their requirements, submission processes, and types of projects they support. The below Overview & Agency links on these programs and the federal agencies will help provide this overview and understanding. Next, click on MS-FAST Services to learn more how MS-FAST can help.
For agency links and overview to learn the basics of the SBIR/STTR programs, how they work, what they are seeking, and what goes into developing a proposal click here.
To learn more about how MS-FAST may help with identifying an SBIR/STTR opportunity, identifying technical resources and potential partners, and assist in your proposal development click here.
The SBIR/STTR programs represent only about 3% of the total extramural R&D funding of the federal agencies. To learn more about other potential opportunities for federal R&D funding click here.
SBA's funding is not an endorsement of any products, opinions, or services. All SBA programs are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis.