Accession Number : ADA187443

Title :   Defense Small Business Innovation Research Program (SBIR). Program Solicitation. FY-1988.

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE WASHINGTON DC

PDF Url : ADA187443

Report Date : 01 Oct 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 425

Abstract : The Army, Navy, Air Force, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), Defense Nuclear Agency (DNA), and Strategic Defense Initiative Organization (SDIO), hereafter referred to as DOD Components, invite small business firms to submit proposals under this program solicitation entitled Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR). Firms with strong research and development capabilities in science or engineering in any of the topic areas described in Appendix D are encouraged to participate. Subject to the availability of funds, DOD Components will support high quality research or research and development proposals on innovative concepts related to the listed defense-related scientific or engineering problems. Objectives of the DOD-SBIR Program include stimulating technological innovation in the private sector, strengthening the role of small business in meeting DOD research and development needs, fostering and encouraging participation by minority and disadvantaged persons in technological innovation, and increasing the commercial application of DOD-supported research or research and development results. The DOD program presented in this document brochure strives to encourage scientific and technical innovation in areas specifically identified by DOD components.

Descriptors :   *COMMERCE, *RESEARCH MANAGEMENT, *CONTRACT PROPOSALS, AIR FORCE, DEFENSE SYSTEMS, ANTIMISSILE DEFENSE SYSTEMS, MILITARY STRATEGY, AVAILABILITY, MONEY, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, MILITARY RESEARCH, INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH, COMMERCIAL EQUIPMENT

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE