One N.C. Small Business Program
The One North Carolina Small Business Program is comprised of two programs: the North Carolina SBIR/STTR Phase I Incentive Funds Program
and the SBIR/STTR Phase I Matching Funds Program
The purpose of the Phase I Incentive Funds Program is to reimburse qualified North Carolina businesses for a portion of the costs incurred in preparing and submitting Phase I Proposals to the Federal Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Program. This program is not
The Phase I Matching Funds Program is designed to award matching funds to North Carolina businesses who have been awarded a SBIR or STTR Phase I award. This program is
currently operating (see FY 2015 solicitation below).
NEW (posted 6/16/2015)
Proposed Amendments to Guidelines
Public comments on the proposed amendments to the Guidelines will be accepted in written form until 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 9, 2015
|Current Phase I Matching Funds Program Solicitation (9/10/2014)
FY 2015 Solicitation
Funding for FY 2015 solicitation has been exhausted. If you received a Phase I SBIR or STTR award during July 1, 2014-June 30, 2015 please notify the OSTI Staff, so that they have your contact information in the event that additional funding becomes available.
Maximum Grant Award: 50% of the Federal SBIR/STTR Program award, not to exceed $50,000.
Submission Dates: July 1, 2014, through June 30, 2015
Applicants must have received official notification of Phase I award by a federal SBIR/STTR agency during the Solicitation Period to be eligible. For companies whose notification occurred between the start date (7/1/2014) and release date (9/10/2014) of this Solicitation, we must receive Applications within 45 days from the release date of this Solicitation. See the Solicitation above for additional eligibility requirements.
to start an application
Previous Solicitations are available below.
One NC Small Business Matching Program
One NC Small Business Incentive Program