“Can I get funding for my business?”
The short answer to this question is usually no, as we have explained in previous posts.
But there are cases where federal grants can be awarded to small businesses. One such case is with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs.
“These programs allow US-owned and operated small businesses to engage in federal research and development that has a strong potential for commercialization,” explains NIH on the programs’ website. “In Fiscal Year 2018, NIH’s SBIR and STTR programs will invest over 1 billion dollars into health and life science companies that are creating innovative technologies that align with NIH’s mission to improve health and save lives.”
Continue reading Applicant Resource: NIH Online Course ‘Entrepreneurial Finance for Biomedical Innovators’
“Suicide is a serious public health problem that causes immeasurable pain, suffering, and loss to individuals, families, and communities nationwide” (Suicide Prevention, SAMHSA.gov). With nearly 40,000 people in the U.S. who die annually from suicide, it takes a collective effort of community members, professionals, families, and institutions to help prevent suicide.
Here are federal grant opportunities from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), and U.S. Army Medical Research Acquisition Activity (USAMRAA) that support this important work.
Continue reading 5 Grants to Support National Suicide Prevention & Awareness Month #FundingFriday
With federal agencies posting funding opportunities to Grants.gov, there are a range of research grants for you to consider applying for.
Continue reading #FundingFriday: Recent Research Grants Posted to Grants.gov
When you receive an unprompted call or email that promises money in exchange for a fee or your personal information, do not give the scammer your money or information.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) recently published a helpful resource, and we wanted to share three facts that will help you avoid becoming a grant scam victim:
Continue reading 3 Facts to Help You Avoid Grant Scams
Federal funding opportunities that support a range of scientific research were posted to Grants.gov this week. These grants from NSF, NIH, and DOD fund research in the areas of biology and statistics, modeling infectious disease agents, breast cancer, and several more listed below.
Continue reading #FundingFriday: Scientific Research Grants Posted on Grants.gov this Week
The end of January is coming up, which means the federal grants community is ramping up for the busy spring time (we’re only 2 months from the astronomical start of spring!). Before we get ahead of ourselves, you may need to finish up your grant applications for one of the five opportunities below.
Close Date: January 22, 2018
Continue reading #FundingFriday: 5 Federal Grants Closing by the End of January
By the end of January 2018, the following 5 grant opportunities will close. If you want to apply for these federal grants, be sure to finish up your grant applications at least 1-2 days before the close date (i.e., the due date).
Close Date: January 8, 2018
Continue reading #FundingFriday: Federal Grants with Upcoming Application Deadlines
We are just 10 days into November, and federal grant-making agencies have posted over 250 new funding opportunity announcements (FOA) on Grants.gov.
We all know winter is coming, so let’s find a nice FOA to cozy up with next to the fireplace.
Continue reading #FundingFriday: Sorting through the 250+ New Grants in November
Grant forecasts are early announcements for potential funding opportunities. Forecasted grants give you and your grant team a chance to get a head start on the grant application planning process. To learn more, read the What Is a Grant Forecast? blog post.
Continue reading #FundingFriday: 4 Grant Forecasts to Consider
Federal grants fund a variety of public-serving missions, which includes many ways to support all children’s education, health, and development. Below are funding opportunities posted this week that support these causes.
Continue reading #FundingFriday – Grants that Care for Children