Institiute of Education Sciences SBIR 2013 Program
Feb 5, 2013
The Institute of Education Sciences (IES), the research arm of the Department of Education, is accepting proposals for the 2013 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program for edtech innovations. Up for grabs are $150K for Phase I proposals; those accepted will be eligible for Phase II, offering up to $900K for further intensive R&D. Folks are also encouraged to apply for the Fast-Track program that awards up to a whopping $1.05 million. In addition, IES and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) are joining forces on proposal requests for games that focus on statistics and probability, English and foreign languages, and computer science.