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High-Priority Areas of Interest for the NIAID Small Business Program

Researcher Using Electron Microscope

NIAID researcher uses an electron microscope.

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NIAID supports small businesses conducting research and development within a variety of important areas that help bridge the gap between basic science and the commercialization of new therapies, vaccines, diagnostic tests, and other technologies.

Select the NIAID division or office below that best aligns with your area(s) of research to find our high-priority areas of interest, topics, and associated contacts.

Subscribe to receive NIAID small business information and opportunity alerts at NIAID Email Updates. Open the Research Funding category, then open NIAID Funding Opportunities and select Small Business Awards (SBIR and STTR).

Find more NIAID small business related information at current Small Business Funding Opportunities, Small Business Grant Application Process, and NIAID Small Business Program Success Stories.

Have Questions?

If you have questions about the NIAID SBIR/STTR program, email

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