NIH Small Business Program Office

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About the NIH Small Business Program Office

MISSION

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Small Business Program Office serves as a counsel and advocate for small businesses at the NIH and represents NIH to the small business industry.

FUNCTIONS

  • Provides technical assistance to the NIH acquisition community.
  • Represents NIH at various small business outreach events.
  • Advises the NIH Head of the Contracting Activity (HCA) on small business matters relating to the NIH.
  • Promotes the use of Small and Disadvantaged (SDB), Women-Owned (WOSB), Historically Under-Utilized Business Zone (HUBZone) and Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned (SBVOSB) Small Businesses for NIH contract awards
  • Supports the utilization of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) for NIH contract and grant awards.
  • Participates in training, counseling sessions and industry day events. 

PROGRAMS

HUBZone Consortium

The Path to Excellence and Innovation Program (HBCUs)

Current Small Business Opportunities

Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) /Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Program

NIH 1st Quarter Procurement Forecast

Small Business Resources

Upcoming Events

Small Business Frequently Asked Questions

Contact Us:

Please use our inquiry and appointment tool to contact the NIH SBPO

Submit An Inquiry/Schedule an Appointment

NIH SBPO's Quarterly Newsletter

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Staff

  • NIH Small Business Program Office
Name
Title
Telephone
E-mail

Owens-Scarboro, Annette

Program Manager

301-451-3861

scarbora@od.nih.gov

Keondara, Watts Program Analyst 301-443-8722 keondara.watts@nih.gov
 
  • Department of Health and Human Services - Small Business Specialists assigned to NIH
      Name
      Title
      Telephone
      E-mail
      NIH Customers
      Allen, Anita Small Business Specialist 301-496-9639 anita.allen1@cms.hhs.gov NIDA and NHLBI
      Berry, Wayne Small Business Specialist 301-496-9639 wayne.berry@nih.gov CC, NIAID, NLM, and ORF
      Boyce, Natasha  Small Business Specialist 301-496-9639 natasha.boyce@nih.gov NCI
      Ferguson, Jonathan Small Business Specialist 301-496-9639 jonathan.ferguson@nih.gov NICHD, NIEHS, and OLAO
      Fax Number: 301-480-2503
       

       

      Last Modified On: Jan 14, 2021