The Department of Defense's SBIR 19.2 and STTR 19.B BAA's are Now Open for Proposal Submission!
Contractors may now submit their Phase I proposals for the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) 19.2 and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) 19.B Broad Agency Announcements (BAA), via the Department of Defense (DOD) SBIR/STTR proposal submission website. REMINDER: all proposals must be received by 8:00 p.m. ET on Monday, July 1, 2019.
- May 31, 2019: SBIR 19.2 and STTR 19.B open
- June 16, 2019: SITIS closes to new questions
- July 1, 2019: SBIR 19.2 and STTR 19.B close at 8:00 p.m. ET
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. Submissions must include Volume 1: Proposal Cover Sheet, Volume 2: Technical Volume, Volume 3: Cost Volume, and Volume 4: Company Commercialization Report to be considered a complete proposal. Small businesses may modify their proposals at any time until the Announcement closes on July 1, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. ET through the SBIR/STTR submission website. The website is best viewed in all modern, secure browsers such as Firefox, Safari, Chrome, and IE10+. If your firm has any Phase II awards, any resulting Company Commercialization data must be reported and up to date.
Please plan ahead when creating a proposal and submit early in order to avoid any unforeseen complications.
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. In SITIS, the questioner and respondent remain anonymous, and all questions and answers are posted electronically for general viewing. Questions are limited to technical information related to improving the understanding of a particular topic’s requirements. Any other questions, such as those asking for advice or guidance on solution approach, will not receive a response.
The SITIS Q&A service for this Announcement opened on May 31, 2019 and closes to new questions on June 16, 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! We offer all government contractors free Accounting System DCAA Compliance Reviews.