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DoD SBIR/STTR 2019.1/A Opens for Proposal Submission Today

Posted by Tyler Link on Tue, Jan 08, 2019 @ 09:19 AM


The Department of Defense's SBIR 19.1 and STTR 19.A BAA's are Now Open for Proposal Submission!

Small Businesses may now submit their Phase I proposals for the SBIR/STTR 2019.1/A Broad Agency Announcements (BAA) through the Department of Defense (DOD) SBIR/STTR proposal submission website. All proposals for this BAA must be received by 8:00 p.m. ET on Wednesday, February 6, 2019. 

SBIR/STTR Dates to Remember: 

  • January 8, 2019: SBIR 19.1 and STTR 19.A open 
  • January 23, 2019: SITIS closes to new questions 
  • February 6, 2019: SBIR 19.1 and STTR 19.A close at 8:00 p.m. ET

Proposal Submission
Proposals must be submitted via the DOD SBIR/STTR submission website at https://sbir.defensebusiness.org following the DOD instructions contained in the Announcement, as well as the instructions specific to the Service or Component to which you are applying.

During the open Announcement period, no further direct contact between proposers and topic authors is allowed. However, proposers are encouraged to review relevant information and submit written questions through the SITIS Q&A System at https://sbir.defensebusiness.org/topics

The SITIS Q&A service for this Announcement opened on November 28, 2018 and closes to new questions on January 23, 2019. Proposing firms are advised to monitor SITIS during the Announcement period for questions and answers.

Good luck to all of you submitting proposals, and remember: if you do not have a DCAA compliant accounting system required for a Ph II award (or any cost type contract awarded by NASA, the DoD, DHS and other agencies), or are not sure if your current system is fully compliant, please feel free to contact the experts at ReliAscent! 

Topics: 2019.1 SBIR, DoD SBIR/STTR, 2019.A STTR