U.S. Naval Research Laboratory. Small Business Opportunities: Obtaining Federal Laboratory know-how and technology Marketing Opportunities Technology Transfer Broad Agency Announcement/Contracts/Grants Business Transactions/Legal Office.
Small Business Opportunities:
Obtaining Federal Laboratory know-how and technology
Broad Agency Announcement/Contracts/Grants
Business Transactions/Legal Office
Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA)
Sharing of Federal Technology
Developing the Commercial Market of the Small Business through Federal Laboratory Technology & Know-How
CONTACT: Dr Rita Manak (202) 767-3083
Broad Agency Announcement
Basic and Applied Research, Engineering Development
Opportunities for Small Business
Simple, accelerated contract/grant awards
Start with a simple white paper stating the scientific problem, general technical approach, and summary budget.
Informal process: After submission of the white paper, contracts will put you in touch with the NRL technical representative, to develop more specificity
Then: Technical and cost proposal
http://heron.nrl.navy.mil/contracts/baa/index.htm (NRL’s Active BAAs)
Office of Naval Research BAA: http://www.onr.navy.mil/en/Contracts-Grants/Funding-Opportunities/Broad-Agency-Announcements.aspx...
Accelerated approvals for small business proposals
“Work for Others” Agreement: Business/academia buy services of nation’s leading experts
Areas include: Unmanned and self-navigating vessels; deep ocean surveys of methane clathrates; physics-based predictions of mesoscale ocean/atmospheric processes (e.g., effects upon synchronous/parametric roll of ship; petroleum; fisheries)
Contact: (228) 688-4826 (Associate Counsel: Armand Beede, Esquire); (228) 688-5759 (Kathleen Chapman, Esquire (Intellectual Property))