Dept. of Transportation – SBIR Pre-Solicitation Notice

The DOT posted a pre-solicitation notice for their FY-2010 SBIR program on the Federal Business Opportunities ( website on September 3, 2009.

A portion of the SBIR notice appears below for your convenience.
To view the entire announcement, visit

Original Response Date: November 16, 2009


The Volpe National Transportation System Center, (Volpe Center) is issuing a solicitation pursuant to the Small Business Innovation Development Act of 1982, PL 97-219, as amended by PL 99-443 and PL 102-564 and reauthorized by PL 106-554. The solicitation will be issued on or about October 1, 2009. The purpose of this solicitation is to invite small businesses with their valuable resources and creative capabilities to submit innovative research proposals that address high priority requirements of the U.S. DOT.

The solicitation and any documents related to this procurement will be available on the DOT SBIR Program Internet site. The URL for the 2010 DOT SBIR Program is The solicitation will be issued through electronic means only; no hard copies will be available.

Primary Point of Contact:
Darren Shaffer, Contracting Officer
Phone: 617-494-2332
Fax: 617-494-3024