NIH SBIR/STTR Funded Tibbetts and Hall of Fame Awardees
Each year the prestigious Tibbetts and SBIR Hall of Fame Awards are presented to SBIR and STTR champions from any of the 11 SBIR agencies that exemplify the mission and goals of the SBIR and STTR programs.
Named after Roland Tibbetts, the father of the SBIR program, the Tibbetts Awards are presented to small businesses and individuals that make impactful socio-economic contributions through their technological innovations or their service and advocacy efforts.
Hall of Fame Awards
The SBIR Hall of Fame recognizes previous SBIR and STTR awardees that have demonstrated a long period of extraordinary success in research, innovation, and commercialization within the SBIR and STTR programs.
2015 NIH-funded Tibbetts Awardees
Below find the Tibbetts and Hall of Fame Awardees that have received NIH SBIR or STTR funding. You can also view more about all of the Tibbetts and Hall of Fame awardees from the various SBIR agencies by reading SBA’s Tibbetts Awards and Hall of Fame page.
View previous awardees from all 11 SBIR agencies.
Behavior Imaging designs health imaging systems that can lead to earlier diagnosis and better treatment options for behavioral healthcare, clinical trials, and special education.
Location: Boise, Idaho
Bexion Pharmaceuticals is conducting research to help develop innovative cures for cancer.
Location: Covington, Kentucky
Bioo Scientific helps provide innovative solutions for food and feed safety testing and life science research.
Location: Austin, Texas
Celdara Medical, LLC provides preclinical therapeutic and diagnostic development programs, and diagnostic services for scleroderma patients, clinicians, and drug developers.
Location: Lebanon, New Hampshire
LI-COR Biosciences designs, manufactures, and markets instruments for biological and environmental research.
Location: Lincoln, Nebraska
Liftware is designed to help people with hand tremor eat more easily.
Location: Mountain View, California
SenesTech helps control animal pests through reproduction processes.
Location: Flagstaff, Arizona
Techshot helps design, develop, and prototype custom medical devices.
Location: Greenville, Indiana
Tissuetech, Inc offers regenerative tissue engineering services.
Location: Doral, Florida
Transposagen Biopharmaceuticals, Inc is dedicated to providing unique animal models, cell lines, stem cells and cutting-edge research tools and technologies to improve drug discovery and development research.
Location: Lexington, Kentucky
Hybrid Plastics manufactures POSS® Nanostructured® Chemicals, Flow Aids, Dispersion Aids and Thermoset resins.
Location: Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Below find the 2014 Tibbetts and Hall of Fame Awardees that have received NIH SBIR or STTR funding. You can also view more about all of the Tibbetts and Hall of Fame awardees from the various SBIR agencies by reading SBA’s Tibbetts Awards and Hall of Fame page.
Hall of Fame Awards:
Intuitive Surgical designs and builds the da Vinci Surgical System, the breakthrough platform for robotically assisted minimally invasive surgery.
Location: Sunnyvale, California
Actuated Medical designs and develops next-generation, FDA-compliant medical devices.
Location: Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
HemoShear develops and applies first-in-class human disease systems to create safe and more effective therapies for patients.
Location: Charlottesville, Virginia
Novan Therapeutics is a clinical-stage drug development company harnessing the power of nitric oxide.
Location: Durham, North Carolina
Pacific Biosciences of California
The PacBio RS includes robotics for automated liquid handling.
Location: Menlo Park, California
Parion Sciences engages in the discovery and development of new treatments for serious diseases in multiple therapeutic areas.
Location: Durham, North Carolina
Adventium Labs solves hard problems in the areas of cyber security, system engineering, and automated reasoning.
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Inrad Optics grows and fabricates optical materials to exacting quality standards and also incorporates those materials into advanced optical components, assemblies and systems.
Location: Northvale, New Jersey
IRIS Media collaborates with leading educators and researchers on important topics to create video-based curricula on DVD and Online.
Location: Eugene, Oregon
Mainstream Engineering Corporation is a solutions-oriented research, development and manufacturing small business.
Location: Rockledge, Florida
NanoMech is focused on patented platform nanomanufacturing technologies that offer a broad range of high value market opportunities.
Location: Springdale, Arizona