Many mind-blowing ideas are being birthed in U.S. startup companies. In order to capture these ideas, the pentagon must do business at the speed of innovation; inspiring and accelerating startup creativity toward national security challenges.
How to submit:
Companies will have from 31 May to 1 July (at 8:00pm EST) to submit proposals and pitch decks. The Air Force will notify selected companies for in-person pitches. Applications will be submitted at:
All startups and small businesses that are:
U.S.-based for-profit businesses;
More than 50 percent owned by U.S. citizens or permanent resident aliens, and:
Have no more than 500 employees.
For more information on eligibility, visit https://www.sbir.gov/about
These are three pitch day events that the Air Force SBIR/STTR Program will participate in this year:
Air Force UAS Pitch Day
July 24, 2019, Burlington, Massachusetts
Seeking ideas for:
Kessel Run Pitch Day
July 26, 2019, Boston, Massachusetts
Air Force Space Pitch Day
September 2019, San Francisco, California