The Department of Defense has pre-released its 2009.A STTR Solicitation.
STTR's require a partnership with an non-profit research institute. The named research institute must contribute between 30-60% of the research effort. Multiple subcontracts may be utilized for the award, but the research institute must contribute at least 30% and the awarded company must contribute at least 40% of the research effort.
Participating Sub-Agencies and their topics:
Review the topics. You are encouraged to contact the Technical Point of Contact (TPOC) to ask technical questions not answered in the topic. Direct contact with the TPOC can only be made between now and February 23rd.