Doing business with NSF
The NSF Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization, or OSDBU, is committed to ensuring NSF's contracting opportunities are transparent and accessible to small and disadvantaged businesses.
Small business outreach
The office hosts and sponsors a wide range of small business events and activities to educate and connect with small businesses.
The U.S. National Science Foundation's forecast of contracting opportunities contains the agency's projected contractual actions with an estimated value of $250,000 or above.
SBIR/STTR: America's Seed Fund
The America's Seed Fund program is housed within NSF's new Directorate for Technology, Innovation and Partnerships. Each year, the program awards over $200 million in research and development funding to about 400 startups across the United States.