Skip over navigation

Federal Resources


Challenges - Challenges provided by the government. [URL]

SBIR/STTR - The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program is a highly competitive program that encourages domestic small businesses to engage in Federal Research/Research and Development (R/R&D) that has the potential for commercialization. Through a competitive awards-based program, SBIR enables small businesses to explore their technological potential and provides the incentive to profit from its commercialization.

Self-Employment Assistance - Self-Employment Assistance offers dislocated workers the opportunity for early re-employment. The program is designed to encourage and enable unemployed workers to create their own jobs by starting their own small businesses.

HHS Innovation Fellows Program - The HHS Innovation Fellows Program enables agencies to bring on-board external experts and entrepreneurs to work with internal “Host Innovation Fellows” in taking on some of our Department’s toughest challenges. The HHS Innovation Fellows Program includes two types of Fellows. Host Fellows are employees of HHS OPDIVS/STAFFDIVS working on game-changing projects within the Department who have been selected to participate in the HHS Innovation Fellows Program. HHS is recruiting outside innovation experts as External Fellows to work with the Host Fellows on these projects.

Grant Programs - Search for various government grant opportunities. [URL]

United States Patent and Trademark Office
This page is owned by Office of the Under Secretary.
Last Modified: 6/10/2013 3:13:48 PM