Common Agreement Types in Government R&D Funding

The use of Green Tape’s Government R&D Funding term in the title of this copy includes Contracts, Grants and Other Transaction Agreements (OTAs) as small business R&D is commonly awarded in US Government prime agreement forms. Green Tape will examine the following major types of agreements in following blogs and how they affect the contracting […]

Simplified SBIR Phase III Contracting

The objective of the SBIR Phase III program is for small businesses with Phase II awards to pursue commercialization. But one of the biggest challenges for these contractors has been the complicated contracting process. The recent proposed solution for this is to use the General Services Administration (GSA) Schedule agreements to award SBIR Phase III […]

Do You Know Your Government R&D Company Score?

The government evaluates and scores small R&D Companies like yours. The higher your score, the better off you look, and the greater the likelihood for continued government contracts and/grants. Green Tape has current knowledge about how the government rates and looks at contractors. This knowledge and our experience will help you determine your company’s rating: […]

Award Navigation: Pre-Proposal Services

We have discussed how Green Tape’s Award Navigation services help your business identify and capture government R&D funding. In our earlier blog we noted that Award Navigation is comprised of four components; “Market Research”, “Opportunity Search”, “Pre-Proposal” and “Proposal”. As we also explained, “Opportunity Search” and “Pre-Proposal” together are often called “Business Development”. Why do […]

Identify Government R&D Funding with Green Tape’s Opportunity Search

During your company’s pursuit of government R&D funding, your business should go through a number of defined steps in order to successfully identify and win funding at a desirable award rate. At Green Tape, we provide a disciplined process, from small business government R&D market research through proposal award, so you have the best likelihood […]

Award Navigation Strategy for Small Business Government R&D Funding

Green Tape’s award navigation services help your business identify and capture government R&D funding. We guide your business from government funding market research all the way through proposal award, so that you have the best data and support available for government R&D award success. Here’s a look at how Green Tape can help your business […]

DoD Panel Recommends Doubling SBIR

There’s some good news for small businesses in the U.S. looking to engage in Federal research and development. The DoD Section 809 Panel, has just recommended more than doubling the SBIR/STTR funding allocation. The panel, which is tasked with streamlining the defense acquisition process, wants to increase the allocation from 3.2% to 7% of extramural […]

February Event Recap

This month, Green Tape attended two different events within the Denver Bioscience community. On February 13th, we had the pleasure of participating in the Rockies Venture Club Life Science Night. This event was a great opportunity for entrepreneurs and investors alike to learn about startup and investment strategies within the Life Science industry.  The event […]