SBIR Road Tour – Seeding America’s Future Innovations

The SBIR Road Tour is a national outreach effort to convey the non-dilutive technology funding opportunity provided through the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs. Federal and State Program Managers representing the $2.5 billion in early stage funding have been invited to attend a series of events alongside technology entrepreneurs and innovation supporters from across the United States.

Coming to Columbus, Ohio on June 20, 2018 at the Ohio State University (OSU SBIR Agenda_Final)

This is a great opportunity to help get your research funded through the SBA and meet with program managers from the following agencies:

  • Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)
  • Department of Agriculture (USDA)
  • Department of Defense – Special Operations Command (SOCOM)
  • Department of Defense – Missile Defense Agency (MDA)
  • Department of Defense – Navy
  • Department of Energy (DOE)
  • Department of Health and Human Services – National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
  • Federal Laboratory Consortium (FLC)
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
  • National Science Foundation (NSF)
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)

For more information and to register, see the SBIR Road Tour – Columbus, OH page.

Registration deadline is June 13, 2018 by 11:59 pm.

NSF – Non-Academic Research Internships for Graduate Students (INTERN) Supplemental Funding

NSF is pleased to provide you with information about funding support to enhance professional development opportunities for graduate students that is available to Graduate Research Fellows and Honorable Mentions, through supplements to current NSF grants.  These supplements provide graduate students with the opportunity to augment their research assistantships with additional non-academic research internship activities and training that will complement their academic research experiences.

INTERN (Non-Academic Research Internships for Graduate Students Supplemental Funding) provides graduate students with an opportunity to gain knowledge, skills and experiences that will augment his/her preparation for a successful long-term career through an internship in a non-academic setting, including the following:

  • Industry laboratories or industry research and development groups;
  • Start-ups, such as (but not limited to) those funded through the NSF’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) program;
  • Government agencies and National Laboratories;
  • Policy think-tanks; and
  • Non-profit organizations.

The period of support is up to six months for an internship, and there can be two supplemental requests, for a maximum of 12 months per student.  The supplement can provide up to $50,000 per student per six month period.  Funds may be used to support travel, tuition and fees, health insurance, additional stipend and temporary relocation costs for the graduate student.

More information on INTERN (Non-Academic Research Internships for Graduate Students Supplemental Funding) can be found here:

Reaching High – Aerospace Business Matchmaker

Reaching High – Aerospace Business Matchmaker – In partnership with NASA

July 17-18, 2018

Location: Ohio University, 1 Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701

About the Conference: Join the Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTAC) of Ohio, Kentucky, Pennsylvania and West Virginia for the Aerospace Business Matchmaker. Held in Athens, Ohio at Ohio University from July 17 -18, 2018 the Matchmaker is an opportunity for businesses, contractors and universities alike to be part of aerospace industry services and contracting. More than 1,000 attendees are expected to visit for this amazing opportunity. Spots are limited! Register now.

  • Learn how to do business with NASA
  • Meet one-on-one with representatives from NASA centers
  • Connect with Boeing, U.S. Army, Air Force, SAIC, and more

For more information and to register, visit

International Journal on Future Revolution in Computer Science & Communication Engineering (IJFRCSCE) – Call for Papers – May – 2018 (Paper Submission Deadline 31 – May – 2018) Volume 4 Issue 5

International Journal on Future Revolution in Computer Science & Communication Engineering (IJFRCSCE)

Approved by CSIR – National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources

ISSN: 2454-4248

Call for Papers – May – 2018 (Paper Submission Deadline 31 – May – 2018) Volume 4 Issue 5

IJFRCSCE  is the one of the renowned, fullyBliend Peer Reviewed,  OPEN ACCESS, International Engineering Journal with more than 200000 monthly content viewers. IJFRCSCE is trusted by more than 37000 satisfied authors worldwide & growing rapidly.

We are happy to invite you to submit your next article of your research/review/study in any engineering research area for publication upcoming issue of IJFRCSCE.

Manuscript Requirments:

  • Title page
  • Brief abstract
  • Content with appropriate headings and subheadings
  • Consecutively numbered pages
  • Titled and numbered figures and tables
  • Complete references

Publication Fee (Maximum 6 Authors) 

  • Indian Authors: INR 2000
  • Overseas: USD 80

Paper Submission

  • Last Date of Submission : May 31, 2018
  • Acceptance Notification : within 1-2 days after submission  (Faster review via Online Peer Review System)
  • Publication of Article : within 1-2 days after registration

Submit manuscript by mailing us to or submit online by the link below:

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Department of Defense Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program Funding Opportunities for Fiscal Year 2018 (FY18)

FY18 PRMRP Program Announcements and General Application Instructions for the following award mechanism is posted on

As directed by the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs, the Defense Health Agency (DHA) J9, Research and Development Directorate, manages the Defense Health Program (DHP) Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation (RDT&E) appropriation. The managing agent for the anticipated Program Announcements/Funding Opportunities is the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP).

Congressionally Directed Topic Areas. All applications submitted to the PRMRP must address at least one of the FY18 PRMRP Congressionally directed topic areas.

Topic Areas are as follows:

  • Acute Lung Injury
  • Antimicrobial Resistance
  • Arthritis
  • Burn Pit Exposure
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cerebellar Ataxia
  • Chronic Migraine and Post-Traumatic Headache
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Constrictive Bronchiolitis
  • Diabetes
  • Dystonia
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emerging Infectious Diseases
  • Endometriosis
  • Epidermolysis Bullosa
  • Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis
  • Fragile X Syndrome
  • Guillain-Barré Syndrome
  • Hepatitis B and C
  • Hereditary Angioedema
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Immunomonitoring of Intestinal Transplants
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Lung Injury
  • Malaria
  • Metals Toxicology
  • Mitochondrial Disease
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Myotonic Dystrophy
  • Non-Opioid Pain Management
  • Nutrition Optimization
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pathogen-Inactivated Blood Products
  • Post-Traumatic Osteoarthritis
  • Pressure Ulcers
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Respiratory Health
  • Rett Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scleroderma
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Sustained-Release Drug Delivery
  • Tinnitus
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Malformations
  • Women’s Heart Disease

The mission of the PRMRP is to encourage, identify, and select military health-related research of exceptional scientific merit. Relevance to the healthcare needs of military Service members, Veterans, and their family members is a key feature of each FY18 PRMRP award mechanism.

Clinical Trial Award

  • Assistant Professor level or above (or equivalent)
  • Preproposal submission is required; application submission is by invitation only.
  • Supports the rapid implementation of clinical trials of novel interventions with the potential to have a significant impact on patient care in the topic area(s) of interest.
  • Proposed projects may range from small proof-of-concept trials through large-scale, definitive trials.
  • Investigational New Drug or Investigational Device Exemption applications, if needed, should be submitted to the Food and Drug Administration by the PRMRP application submission deadline.
  • Funding limit not defined; requested funding must be appropriate for the scope of work proposed
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years

A pre-application is required and must be submitted through the electronic Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP) at prior to the pre-application deadline. All applications must conform to the final Program Announcements and General Application Instructions available for electronic downloading from the website. The application package containing the required forms for each award mechanism will also be found on A listing of all CDMRP funding opportunities can be obtained on the website by performing a basic search using CFDA Number 12.420.

Applications must be submitted through the federal government’s single-entry portal, For email notification when Program Announcements are released, subscribe to program-specific news and updates under “Email Subscriptions” on the eBRAP homepage at For more information about the PRMRP or other CDMRP-administered programs, please visit the CDMRP website (

Point of Contact:

CDMRP Help Desk