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Expansion of Cold Storage Facilities Results in 35 New Jobs
NORPAC and Henningsen Cold Storage will collaborate on a major expansion of food processing facilities in Salem.
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Oregon businesses are encouraged to apply for Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) grants. These competitive federal programs are designed to stimulate technological innovation and provide new opportunities for small businesses to conduct research and development (R&D) with commercialization potential.
Federal agencies that spend more than $100 million on outside R&D are required to allocate 2.8% of their R&D budgets to SBIR programs. A complete list of participating agencies is available on the SBA's web site.
Business Oregon has two types of grants to assist companies in accessing the federal SBIR/STTR grants: Phase 0 Grants and Phase 00 Grants.
These funds help businesses prepare applications to pursue federal Phase I SBIR/STTR grant funds. Funds can be used for:
These funds help businesses prepare applications to pursue federal Phase I or Fast Track SBIR/STTR grant funds. Funds can be used for:
For more information about the SBIR/STTR programs and other support available, please visit these sites: