NSF Releases FY-2011 (2) SBIR

NSF Releases FY-2011 (2) SBIR

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has released its FY-2011 SBIR (2) [NSF 11-691] solicitation which will open to receive proposals on May 10, 2011 and close June 10, 2011 (due by 5 p.m. proposer’s local time).

This NSF solicitation consists of 4 broad based topics:

  • Biological and Chemical Technologies (BC)
  • Education Applications (EA)
  • Electronics, Information and Communication Technologies (EI)
  • Nanotechnology, Advanced Materials, and Manufacturing (NM)

Although the NSF SBIR program is grants based, they utilize  FastLane proposal submission system rather than NSF accepts proposals of up to $150.000 per topic and allows only 2 proposals per solicitation from any 1 company.

This NSF solicitation is available at:

The main NSF SBIR web site is located at: