Finding Commercial Value

Phase I

Unlock the Potential of Your Technology

Apply to SBIR TAP today for your chance to work with experienced entrepreneurs to unlock the commercial potential of your technology.

How it Works


Put your technology on the right track and apply to SBIR TAP today! Now accepting applications.


Spend 5 days with commercialization experts to build your business case and expand your national network.


Work 1:1 with experienced entrepreneurs to prepare your business for seeking external sources of capital.

“I have enjoyed the SBIR TAP training. It was very useful in terms of networking with other entrepreneurs and also for learning the marketing tools and skills.”


“The AFRL SBIR TAP program is a win-win for all stakeholders. The program focuses the investigator on crystallizing a value proposition early in development, and validating it with frequent customer interactions.”


Available Dates

Aug. 30, 2021 – Sept. 3, 2021 (12pm – 3pm EST)

September 13-17, 2021 (12pm – 3pm EST)

November 1-5, 2021 (12pm – 3pm EST)

November 15-19, 2021 (12pm – 3pm EST)

December 6-10, 2021 (9am – 12pm EST)

December 13-17, 2021 (12pm – 3pm EST)

What do you get out of SBIR TAP?

Expand your network and unlock the commercial potential of your technology

Gain a deeper understanding of commercialization and explore your technology’s application potential

Develop a solid commercialization strategy for your technologies

Have the opportunity to showcase your concepts to government and industry leaders

Find opportunities to showcase your concepts to government leaders and investors

Get feedback from government and investors

Gain valuable feedback from government and industry partners

Gain a better chance at receiving a Phase II award

Improve your chances of receiving a SBIR Phase II award

For more information, contact or call us at 937-210-4513