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11/06/2014
Many businesses and academic researchers wishing to pursue cutting-edge research ideas with government support lack the resources to navigate the burdensome paperwork requirements required to win federal grants or contracts. DARPA’s Biological Technologies Office (BTO) has created a simplified proposal process to attract and fund new ideas from just those types of innovators—those operating at the intersection of biology and technology who may never have worked with the Defense Department and may otherwise have remained too daunted to try.
August 24 – September 24, 2018,
Online
DARPA’s Small Business Programs Office will host a virtual industry meeting beginning August 24, 2018, via https://SBIR_IndustryDay.darpa.mil. This virtual event will last for approximately one month. The purpose is to preview Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer (SBIR/STTR) topics that DARPA anticipates publishing in the forthcoming DoD STTR 18.C announcement. Participants will be able to view topics, presentations, and submission instructions, as well as schedule one-on-one calls with the topic authors.
08/01/2016
This page supplements DARPA Broad Agency Announcements (BAA) and Research Announcements (RA) published on FBO.gov, as well as Grants.gov, and identifies issues proposers should be aware of when drafting proposals in response to BAAs or RAs.
07/07/2015
DARPA knows that the ideas leading to breakthrough technologies for national security often start small. To maximize the pool of innovative proposal concepts it receives, DARPA strongly encourages participation by all capable sources: industry, academia, and individuals.
05/18/2015
DARPA’s Contracts Management Office (CMO) has the authority to enter into and administer contracts, grants, cooperative agreements, and Other Transactions in pursuit of DARPA’s research and development mission. CMO’s role is to serve as DARPA’s acquisition advisor and make awards in select, critical technology areas. Most DARPA awards are entered into on behalf of the Agency by the military Services, who assist DARPA with technology transition to the warfighter.