DOE – FY22 SBIR/STTR PhI Release 1 Funding Opportunity Announcement



Topics for DOE’s FY 2022 SBIR/STTR Phase I Release 1 Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) have been issued and are available on our website:  The following DOE program offices are participating in this solicitation:

  • Office of Advanced Scientific Computing Research (ASCR)
  • Office of Basic Energy Sciences (BES)
  • Office of Biological and Environmental Research (BER)
  • Office of Nuclear Physics (NP)

 Upcoming Topics Webinar 

Please register for one or both of the DOE FY 2022 Phase I Release 1 SBIR/STTR Topics webinars and hear directly from the DOE Topic Managers as they briefly provide insight into their respective topics.

Webinar 1:  ASCR and BES Topics 01-23 Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at 2PM EDT:
Register by clicking HERE

Webinar 2:  BER and NP Topics 25-35 Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at 2PM EDT:
Register by clicking HERE

These webinars are scheduled for 90 minutes and during registration you will be able to submit questions in advance as well as during each webinar.   If you can’t attend the live webinars, we will record each one.  Please note, Technology Transfer Opportunity Topic 24 will not be discussed in these webinars.   Please contact the TTO point of contact directly as listed in the Topics document on the DOE SBIR/STTR web site.

Funding Opportunity Announcement Webinar 

We will hold a webinar to discuss the Funding Opportunity Announcement and application process on Friday, August 13, 2021.  Important changes to the DOE SBIR and STTR programs for the coming year will also be addressed.

Important Upcoming Dates Event Dates

  • Funding Opportunity Announcement Issued: Monday, August 09, 2021
  • Letter of Intent Due Date: Monday, August 30, 2021
  • Non-responsive LOI Feedback Provided: Monday, September 20, 2021
  • Application Due Date: Tuesday, October 12, 2021
  • Award Notification Date: Monday, January 03, 2022*
  • Start of Grant Budget Period: Monday, February 14, 2022*


*Dates Subject to Change