The USTAR SBIR Center gives Utah technology-oriented a distinct advantage when it comes to receiving Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) funds. With more than $2.5 billion invested annually, the seed funding source is a highly competitive program is dedicated to supporting the development of technology by small businesses across the nation.

A statewide resource, the Center provides qualified Utah businesses assistance and insights into all the elements of the SBIR-STTR process. Companies who work with the USTAR SBIR Center increase their chances of winning funds to more than 25 percent, compared to the national average of 14-17 percent.

The USTAR SBIR Center offers assistance with:

  • Searching and matching concepts with agency solicitations
  • Finding a champion on the inside
  • Editing and writing assistance
  • Application submission
  • Workshops and trainings
  • Registrations with agencies
  • Identifying gaps and solutions

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