Open Federal Agency Funding Dates & Deadlines

Clients interested in receiving Innovation Partnership (IPart) assistance, should be contacting an IPart Partner Organizational Representative OR the IPart Program Director 2-3 weeks PRIOR to the noted IPart Deadline.

Agency/ProgramRelease DateOpen DateClose DateIPart Deadline
Technologies for Improving Minority
Health and Eliminating Health Disparities
(R41/R42- Clinical Trial Optional)

1/5/22
3/4/22
*LOI Due 3/5/22
4/5/22Tues 3/8/22
NASA 1/6/221/6/223/7/22Mon 2/7/22
DOT SBIR
Pre-Release/Topics
1/5/22
Pre-Release/Topics
2/3/22
ant.
3/7/22Mon 2/7/22
National Science Foundation (NSF)
(Project Pitch Required)
SBIR&STTR PhI 2022 Solicitation - nsf22551
SBIR&STTR PhII 2022 Solicitation - nsf22552


NSF PM Virtual Office Hours - NSF Events
Online Project Pitch Form
*PHI Max Award Amt. Now $275k,
PHII Max Award Amt. Now $1m
1/19/221/19/22Window dates:
1/11/22-3/3/22
3/4/22-6/30/22
7/1/22-10/26/22
Rolling Submissions
PPA 1st Draft
sent to IPart
6-5 weeks before
planned submission

PPA Submission
Deadline is
4 Weeks
before planned
federal submiss.
(rolling deadlines)>
DOE SBIR/STTR PHI FY22
Release 2

TOPICS - DOE SBIR/STTR PHI FY22
Release 2

*Hyperlinks to actual FOA will be
updated at link upon release.
Dates Subject To Change
Topics Issued
11/8/21
LOI Due 1/3/22
After LOI Accepted
Response
2/22/22Tues 2/1/22
NOAA 11/16/2112/13/21
LOI Due
2/18/22
Fri 1/21/22
Dept of Defense (DOD) SBIR/STTR
*Next DOD SBIR 2022.1/STTR 2022.A BAA's
*Ant. DOD SBIR 2022.2/STTR 2022.B BAA's
*Ant. DOD SBIR 2022.3/STTR 2022.C BAA's

12/1/2021
4/20/22
8/24/22
Pre-Release
1/12/22
5/18/22
9/21/22
2/10/22
6/15/22
10/19/22
Thurs 1/13/22
Wed 5/15/22
Wed 9/19/22
Dept. of Education SBIR Phase I 2022
Dept. of Education SBIR Direct to Phase II 2022
12/1/2112/1/212/1/22Mon 1/3/22
HHS Omnibus (NIH)
Clinical Trails not allowed:
PA-21-259 SBIR-NIH, CDC & FDA
PA-21-262 STTR-NIH
Clinical Trials Required:
PA-21-260 SBIR-NIH
PA-21-261 STTR-NIH
2021 Program Descriptions & Research Topics Document
2021 SBA approved topics list for budget waivers

NIH SBIR/STTR GRANT FORMS
FY22 Released
July 2021
July 13, 20211/5/22
4/5/22

Thurs 12/8/21
Tues 3/8/22
Army SBIR 21.4 Instructions and Topics
SBIR 21.4 Instructions [via beta.sam.gov]
SBIR 21.4 (ASO): Announcement 11 [pdf]
SBIR 21.4 (ASO): Announcement 12 [pdf]
SBIR 21.4 (ASO): Announcement 13 [pdf]
11/17/21
Pre-Release
11/30/211/4/22Tues 12/7/21
DOD HR001121S0007-01
DOD HR001121S0007-02
DOD HR001121S0007-03
DOD HR001121S0007-04
DOD HR001121S0007-05
1/4/213/2/2112/31/21Thurs 12/3/21
NIH SPECIAL SOLICITATIONS

New – Direct Phase II will be added as an allowable
Application Type either by Notice or in the solicitation in
Part II Section II if SBIR Direct Phase II will be accepted.

See the current list of Notices that have added Direct
Phase II to SBIR solicitations:http://bit.ly/2P0lm1H
VARIES
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ask IPart

Release – Agency Announces Topics | Open – Earliest Federal Proposal Submission Date | Close – Final Federal Submission Date

For future and anticipated proposal submissions, please note the following GENERALIZED
SCHEDULE. This is based on previous years’, Phase I typical release/close timeframes.
ALL Open & Closed dates should be double checked against each Agency’s ACTUAL SOLICITATION when released and available.

As with typically all IPart deadlines to receive assistance, IPart Pre-proposal Applications (PPAs) [MicroGrant, MicroVoucher (Phase I PPAs)], or Federal Marketing Assistance (FMA – Phase II PPAs (IPart does not assist with Fast-Track or Direct to PHASE II Proposals!) need to be in reviewable form, a minimum of 4 weeks prior to a federal submission deadline.  IPart Director or Partner Sponsor should see client’s PPA 1st Draft 6-5 weeks PRIOR to the FEDERAL Deadline!

Typical Phase I Release and Close Dates By Federal Agency

Agency/ProgramReleaseClose
Dept. of Commerce (DOC)
(NIST & NOAA)JanMar
NovFeb
Dept. of Defense (DOD)
Release.1/.ADecFeb
Release .2/.BAprJun
Release .3/.CAugOct
Dept. of Education (DOEd)
DecFeb
Dept. of Energy (DOE)
Release 1AugOct
Release 2NovFeb
Dept. of Health/Human Services (NIH, CDC, FDA)
Omnibus Stnd Date 1Jun1 st Week Sep
Omnibus Stnd Date 2Jun1 st Week Jan
Omnibus Stnd Date 3Jun1 st Week Apr
Special TopicsVariesVaries
ContractsAugOct
Dept. of Homeland Security (DHS)
(S&T & DNDO)NovJan
Dept. of Transportation (DOT)
OctDec
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Has VariedHas Varied
Nat’l. Aeronautics and Space Admin. (NASA)
NovJan
Nat’l. Science Foundation (NSF)
Release 1OctDec
Release 2AprJun
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture (USDA)
JulOct