HHS Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program Contract Solicitation (PHS 2020-1) Now Available
Jul 10 2019
HHS Small Business Innovation Research SBIR) Program Contract Solicitation PHS 2020-1) Available Notice Number: NOT-OD-19-121 Key Dates Release Date: July 10, 2019 Related Announcements None Issued National Institutes Health NIH) Centers Disease Control Prevention CDC) Purpose Innovative technologies methodologies fuel progress biomedical behavioral research represent increasingly important area the economy. Small Business Innovation Research SBIR) program provides support research development R&D) new improved technologies methodologies have potential succeed commercial products. purpose this notice to 1) announce issuance the Solicitation the National Institutes Health the Centers Disease Control Prevention Small Business Innovation Research Contract Proposals PHS 2020-1) a receipt date October 23, 2019, 5:00PM EDT; 2) inform public the opportunities the SBIR program offers small business concerns well to scientists research institutions. SBIR legislation requires Public Health Service PHS), Department Health Human Services, certain Federal agencies reserve 3.2 percent FY 2019) their extramural research R&D budgets an SBIR program. NIH SBIR set-aside requirement FY 2019 1 billion.) offeror organization must a small business concern defined the Small Business Administration described the Contract Solicitation. primary employment the principal investigator MUST with small business concern the time award during conduct the proposed project. accord the intent the SBIR program increase private sector commercialization innovations derived Federal R&D, scientists research institutions play important role an SBIR project serving consultants and/or subcontractors the small business concern. Generally, to 1/3 the Phase budget be spent consultant and/or subcontractual costs, and, generally, to 1/2 the Phase II budget be spent such costs. this manner, small business concern limited expertise and/or research facilities benefit teaming a scientist(s) a research institution; the scientist(s) a research institution, team effort provides support R&D otherwise obtained. SBIR program consists the following three phases: PHASE I: objective this phase to determine scientific technical merit feasibility potential commercialization the proposed research R&D efforts the quality performance the small business concern, before consideration further Federal support Phase II. Generally, Phase SBIR awards not exceed 150,000 direct costs, Facilities Administrative F&A) costs, negotiated fixed fee a period generally to exceed six months. PHASE II: objective this phase to continue research R&D efforts initiated Phase I. Funding shall based the results Phase and scientific technical merit commercial potential the Phase II proposal. Phase contractors eligible apply Phase II grant contract funding will informed Phase II opportunities. However, Fast-Track" Initiative Direct Phase II" below.) Generally, Phase II awards not exceed 1,000,000 direct costs, F&A costs, negotiated fixed fee a period generally to exceed years. PHASE III: objective this phase for small business concern pursue, non-SBIR funds, commercialization the results the research R&D funded Phases and II. FAST-TRACK": Applicable only proposals submitted the NIH only an awarding component indicates it accepting Fast-Track proposals a particular topic.) Fast-Track initiative an opportunity small business concerns submit both Phase and Phase II proposal concurrent peer review. initiative also the potential minimize any funding gap between Phase and Phase II. Proposals must prepared accordance Phase and Phase II proposal preparation instructions. DIRECT PHASE II: Applicable only proposals submitted the NIH only an awarding component indicates it accepting Direct Phase II proposals a particular topic.) SBIR Direct Phase II a pilot authority under P.L. 112-81 allows NIH issue Phase II award a small business concern did receive Phase award that research/research & development. Certain NIH topics allow Direct Phase II SBIR proposals this solicitation. Proposals must prepared accordance the Phase II proposal preparation instructions. Submission Process: Offerors responsible submitting proposals, including any revisions modifications the electronic Contract Proposal Submission eCPS) website https://ecps.nih.gov/sbirsttr the deadline. Offerers must this electronic transmission method. other method proposal submission permitted. Instructions electronic submission provided the solicitation. Pre-proposal webinar: HHS hold pre-proposal conference, via webinar, August 7, 2019 1:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time. informational webinar discuss PHS 2020-1 solicitation, in particular discuss electronic contract proposal submission eCPS) website. this solicitation, proposals only accepted via eCPS website. Offerors register the webinar at: HHS SBIR PHS 2020-1 Contract Webinar Please register HHS SBIR PHS 2020-1 Contract Webinar Aug 7, 2019 1:00 PM EDT at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7505039171902241027 After registering, will receive confirmation email containing information joining webinar. Following registration, confirmation e-mail be sent containing information joining webinar. Presentation material this webinar shall posted FedBizOpps the NIH SBIR/STTR webpage following completion. Following the research topics contained the PHS 2020-1 Solicitation: National Institutes Health NIH) National Center Advancing Translational Sciences NCATS) 019 Alternatives commercially available cell culture insert membranes manufacturing techniques National Cancer Institute NCI) 397 Manufacturing Innovation the Production Cell-Based Cancer Immunotherapies 398 Development Senolytic Agents Cancer Treatment 399 Combinatory Treatment Utilizing Radiation Locally Activate Systemically Delivered Therapeutics 400 Sensing Tools Measure Biological Response Radiotherapy 401 Quantitative Biomimetic Phantoms Cancer Imaging 402 Artificial Intelligence-Aided Imaging Cancer Prevention, Diagnosis, Monitoring 403 Spatial Sequencing Technologies Single Cell Resolution Cancer Research 404 Subcellular Microscopy Omics Cancer Cell Biology 405 Intra-Tumor Sensing Technologies Tumor Pharmacotyping 406 Software Patient Navigation Through Cancer Care Continuum 407 Cloud-Based Software the Cancer Research Data Commons 408 Tools Technologies Visualizing Multi-Scale Data 409 Software Automated Analysis Images Improved Cancer Health 410 Cancer Clinical Trials Recruitment Retention Tools Participant Engagement 411 De-Identification Software Tools Cancer Imaging Research 412 Software Enabling Data Integration Wearable Sensors Cancer Patients National Heart, Lung Blood Institute NHLBI) 109 Transcatheter trileaflet tricuspid suture repair system 110 MRI myocardial biopsy system National Institute Alcohol Abuse Alcoholism NIAAA) 018 Alcohol Biosensor Development Continuous Alcohol Consumption Monitoring 019 Data Science Tools Accelerating Alcohol Research National Institute Allergy Infectious Diseases NIAID) 076 Co-delivery Formulation Adjuvants HIV Vaccine Development 077 Particle-based Co-delivery HIV immunogens Next-generation HIV Vaccines 078 Sequence-based Assays Quantify Replication-Competent HIV Reservoir 079 Small Molecule Targeting HIV RNA 080 Adjuvant Discovery Vaccines against Infectious Immune-mediated Diseases 081 Adjuvant Development Vaccines against Infectious Immune-mediated Diseases 082 Production Adjuvants 083 Reagents Immunologic Analysis Non-mammalian Underrepresented Mammalian Models 084 Antiviral drugs cure chronic hepatitis B virus infection 085 Broad spectrum antibody against human enteroviruses 086 Development rapid fungal diagnostics select endemic dimorphic fungi Centers Disease Control Prevention CDC) National Center Chronic Disease Health Promotion NCCDPHP) 043 Objective Measurement Opioid Withdrawal Newborns National Center Environmental Health NCEH) 02 Web-Based Platform Flooding Vulnerability HealthCare Access National Center Emerging Zoonotic Infectious Diseases NCEZID) 021 Assay Detect Quantify E. Coli O157 Water Samples 022 Device Development Microbial Surface Sampling Field Extraction Collection 023 Diagnostic Testing Platform Assess Antibiotic Communities Cystic Fibrosis Patients National Center Immunization Respiratory Diseases NCIRD) 034 Accelerating Time Detection Legionella Environmental Samples Inquiries Please direct inquiries to: Eligibility requirements, definitions, submission procedures, review considerations, contract proposal forms instructions, other pertinent information, including Fast-Track" Initiative, contained the Solicitation PHS 2020-1). Solicitation, including contract proposal forms, available electronically through NIH Small Business Research Funding Opportunities” Web site. SBIR Phase Contract Solicitation PHS 2020-1 PDF http://grants.nih.gov/grants/funding/SBIRContract/PHS2020-1.pdf] MS http://grants.nih.gov/grants/funding/SBIRContract/PHS2020-1.docx]). sure use appropriate CONTRACT PROPOSAL forms they differ the SF424 R&R) GRANT application forms. Note: SBIR Contract Solicitation available ONLY via electronic means. Potential offerors encouraged check NIH Small Business Research Funding Opportunities Web site updates the program. Any updates corrections the Solicitation be posted there. Contracting Officers Any small business concern intends submit SBIR contract proposal under Solicitation should provide appropriate contracting officer(s) early, written notice its intent, giving name, address, e-mail, telephone, topic number(s). a topic modified canceled before Solicitation closes, only those companies have expressed such intent be notified. National Institutes Health NIH) National Center Advancing Translational Sciences NCATS) Jessica Adams Contracting Officer NIDA Office Acquisition Email: email@example.com National Cancer Institute NCI) Brittany Gibau Contracts Analyst Office Acquisitions, OM, NCI Contractor) Telephone: 240) 276-6863 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org National Heart, Lung, Blood Institute NHLBI) Kristi Cooper Office Acquistions, OM, NHLBI Telephone: 301-827-7704 Email: email@example.com National Institute Alcohol Abuse Alcoholism NIAAA) Jeremy White Contracting Officer Branch Chief, NIAAA Branch NICHD Office Acquisitions National Institutes Health, DHHS Telephone: 301-402-4572 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org National Institute Allergy Infectious Diseases NIAID) Charles H. Jackson, Jr. Contracting Officer Office Acquisitions, DEA, NIAID Telephone: 240-669-5175 Email: Charles.Jackson@.nih.gov Centers Disease Control Prevention CDC) general administrative SBIR program questions, contact: Sean David Griffiths, M.P.H. SBIR Program Manager Office Technology Innovation Office Science Telephone: 404-639-4641 Fax: 404-639-4903 Email: SBIR@cdc.gov Miriam Kelly, Ph.D. Office Technology Innovation Office Science Telephone: 404-639-4784 Fax: 404-639-4903 Email: SBIR@cdc.gov National Center Chronic Disease Health Promotion NCCDPHP) Jerry Outley Contracting Officer Centers Disease Control Prevention Office Financial Resources Telephone: 770-488-2831 Fax: 770-488-2044 Email: Jmo4@cdc.gov National Center Emerging Zoonotic Infectious Diseases NCEZID) Priscilla Turner Contracting Officer Centers Disease Control Prevention Office Financial Resources Telephone: 770-488-2821 Fax: 770-488-2024 Email: PBTurner@cdc.gov National Center Environmental Health NCEH) Dale Bish Contracting Officer Centers Disease Control Prevention Office Financial Resources Telephone: 404-498-1312 Fax: 770-488-2847 Email: email@example.com National Center Immunization Respiratory Diseases NCIRD) Pellumbeshe Hoxhaj Contracting Officer Centers Disease Control Prevention Office Financial Resources Office Acquisition Services Telephone: 770-488-2805 Fax: 770-488-2847 Email: KFX2@CDC.gov Those interested the PHS small business research GRANT programs, where investigator-initiated research ideas encouraged, invited access Omnibus Solicitation the Public Health Service Small Business Innovation Research SBIR) Small Business Technology Transfer STTR) Grant Applications PHS 2019-2). understand better differences between grants contracts, https://sbir.nih.gov/apply.