Categories: Newsroom

Grants Available for Biomedical Companies with Products Adaptable for Use in Space

The National Space Biomedical Research Institute (NSBRI – is accepting applications for SMARTCAP 2014, a competitive grant program that will award $100,000 to small U.S. companies developing products that have the potential to solve biomedical issues faced by humans during space exploration and to address unmet medical needs on Earth. The deadline to submit applications for consideration during grant cycle 1 is Thursday, February 13. NSBRI anticipates awarding the grant quarterly and will accept applications on a rolling basis. Other grant cycle deadlines, submission guidelines and additional information regarding SMARTCAP can be found at