NSF STTR Multi-Functional Materials Topics Announced

Letter of Intent Required by January 14

The National Science Foundation has released its STTR grants solicitation (NSF 08-608) with an opening date of January 25, 2009 closing on February 25, 2009. Letter of intent is required by January 14, 2009. This solicitation focuses on the topic of Multi-Functional Materials (MM) that contains four subtopics:

  • Bio-inspired Materials and Systems (BMS)
  • Materials for Sustainability (MS)
  • Nanostructured Materials (NM)
  • Smart Materials and Structures (SMS)

Submission must be done via NSF’s Fastlane and

The solicitation is available on the NSF’s SBIR Web site.

IPart clients considering applying for this opportunity would need to submit their Pre-Proposal Application electronically by Wednesday, January 28, 2009, for the Wednesday, February 25, 2009 deadline.