Notice of Intent to Reissue a Funding Opportunity Announcement for "PA-15-354, SBIR Technology Transfer (R43/R44)"

Notice Number: NOT-NS-18-046

Key Dates

Release Date: February 23, 2018
Estimated Publication Date of Funding Opportunity Announcement: 03/01/2018
First Estimated Application Due Date: 09/01/2018
Earliest Estimated Award Date: 04/01/2019
Earliest Estimated Start Date: 04/01/2019

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Issued by
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)


The purpose of this Notice is to inform applicants that NINDS plans to reissue PA-15-354, SBIR Technology Transfer (R43/R44)for compliance with FORMS-E. This FOA will not allow clinical trials.
This Notice is being provided to allow potential applicants sufficient time to develop meaningful collaborations and appropriate projects. 
The FOA is expected to be published March 2018 for the September 5th, 2018 due date.

Research Initiative Details

This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant applications from small business concerns (SBCs) for projects to transfer technology out of the NIH intramural research labs into the private sector. If selected for SBIR funding, the SBC will be granted a royalty-free, non-exclusive patent license agreement for internal research use for the term of and within the field of use of the SBIR award to technologies held by NIH with the intent that the SBC will develop the invention into a commercial product to benefit the public.

Funding Information

Estimated Total Funding TBD
Expected Number of Awards TBD
Estimated Award Ceiling TBD
Primary CFDA Numbers TBD

Anticipated Eligible Organizations

Small Business

Applications are not being solicited at this time.


Please direct all inquiries to:

Stephanie Fertig, MBA
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)

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