SBIR Grant Values to Jump for Phase I and II | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Small Business Administration has decided to raise the amount of Small Business Innovation Research program grants in both phases, with Phase I awards increasing from $100,000 to $150,000, and Phase II awards rising from $750,000 to $1 million.

In 2008, SBA initially considered making the increases in the grants in order to catch up with inflation. Following a comments period and analysis, the administration has decided to implement the increases.

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