Since 1982, SBIR funding has moved countless ideas from tiny sparks into transformative technologies. Learn more by exploring our success story database or reviewing previous winners of the prestigious Tibbetts Awards Program.
The SBIR/STTR programs are an important source of early-stage technology funding for small businesses. Learn how the SBIR/STTR programs have helped R&D-focused entrepreneurs, and advanced research and development in a wide variety of technology areas.
Tibbetts Awards and Hall of Fame
The Tibbetts Awards Program recognize companies, organizations, and individuals that exemplify the very best in SBIR/STTR achievements. These awards not only celebrate the successes but help us document economic, technical, and societal benefits that have come from SBIR/STTR funding.