The US Department of Education and Institute of Education Sciences' Small Business Innovation Research Program (ED/IES SBIR) provides non-dilutive seed funding to for-profit small businesses to develop and evaluate new education technology products to improve education and special education.
ED/IES SBIR anticipates releasing its FY2023 Phase I, Direct to Phase II, and Phase II program solicitations in early 2023, with a due date 60 days after release. This website page will be updated with information on these solicitations when it becomes available.
The now closed 2022 ED/IES SBIR solicitations for Phase I and for the Direct to Phase II are posted below for information purposes only.
Potential applicants can email Edward.Metz@ed.gov for more information about the program and to request a time to schedule a virtual meeting to discuss proposal ideas and questions.