Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Grantee Resources
All SBIR grantees need to follow the requirements found in the terms and conditions of the grant. In order to locate the terms and conditions for the grant, awardees need to follow the link found on the Award Face Sheet that was issued to the grantee when NIFA made the award.
Within the terms and conditions, there is a description of all reporting requirements, how to request a no-cost time extension, close-out requirements and additional information. If you have received a USDA SBIR award, ensure that you have this document to ensure compliance with the program requirements.
SBIR Grantee Information — Reporting Waste, Fraud and Abuse
You may report fraud, waste, mismanagement, or misconduct either online www.usda.gov/oig or by calling the USDA OIG Hotline toll-free at (800) 424-9121.
SBIR/STTR Waste, Fraud and Abuse Convictions
- Lehigh County Couple Sentenced For Scheme To Defraud NASA (September 28, 2016)
- Woburn Company and President Agree to Pay $2.25 Million to Resolve Allegations of Grant Fraud (August 12, 2016)
- Alpharetta Business Owner Convicted of Defrauding NASA and National Science Foundation of Almost $800,000 (June 23, 2015)
- Morgan State University Professor Convicted In Scheme To Defraud The National Science Foundation And For Obtaining Kickbacks From Students’ Stipends (April 1, 2014)