SBIR/STTR at the National Institutes of Health

The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs provide federal research and development funding to small businesses. In 2008, the National Research Council completed a comprehensive assessment of the SBIR and STTR programs. The first-round study...

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Corporate Authors: National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (U.S.) Committee on Capitalizing on Science, Technology, and Innovation: An Assessment of the Small Business Innovation Research Program--Phase II, National Research Council (U.S.) Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Washington, DC The National Academies Press [2015]2015, 2015
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Collection: National Center for Biotechnology Information - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs provide federal research and development funding to small businesses. In 2008, the National Research Council completed a comprehensive assessment of the SBIR and STTR programs. The first-round study found that the programs were "sound in concept and effective in practice." Building on the outcomes from the Phase I study, this second phase examines both topics of general policy interest that emerged during the first phase and topics of specific interest to individual agencies, and provides a second snapshot to measure the program's progress against its legislative goals
Physical Description:1 online resource (1 PDF file (xiv, 446 pages)) illustrations
ISBN:9780309378789
0309378788