NMSBA Seeks Proposals for 2014 Leveraged Projects

The New Mexico Small Business Assistance Program leverages the talent and other resources of federal labs in our state to benefit New Mexico small businesses. “At no cost to the business, small businesses with a technical challenge can seek assistance from lab scientists or engineers for projects that require testing, design consultation and access to special equipment or facilities.” Los Alamos National Laboratory and Sandia National Laboratories are accepting proposals January 14th through February 4th. 

Find more information at http://www.nmsbaprogram.org

FAQ From the site:

  • Does your company qualify?
  • Are you a for-profit business?
  • Are you located in New Mexico?
  • Is your company a small business? [US SBA guidelines]
  • Is your company US owned and operated?
  • Does your company pay/file gross receipts taxes to the State of New Mexico?

If you answered yes to all of these questions, you can qualify for researcher hours:

$20,000 if located in a rural county

$10,000 if located in Bernalillo County

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Technical assistance awards of $20,000 to $100,000 available 

The New Mexico Small Business Assistance (NMSBA) program at Los Alamos and Sandia national laboratories is currently soliciting proposals for leveraged projects for calendar year 2014. NMSBA leveraged projects allow multiple small businesses that share technical challenges to request assistance collectively. Leveraged projects fund lab staff time and incidental materials at a range of $20,000 to $100,000 (the sum of the assistance for which each participating company is eligible) and must be completed within one year. Proposals must comply with NMSBA guidelines, eligibility requirements and meet the criteria outlined in the call. Deadline for submission is September 12, 2013.

Click HERE for more information.

We request your support in disseminating information concerning the NMSBA call to companies in your area.

Thank you,

The NMSBA team



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Information Sessions:

Thursday, August 22, 2013

4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Los Alamos Small Business Center

190 Central Park Square, Los Alamos


Wednesday, August 28, 2013

2:00 – 4:00 pm / McCorkle Conference Room

Technology Ventures Corporation (TVC)

1155 University Blvd SE

Albuquerque, NM 87106


Sharon Evans

Technology & Economic Development Department

New Mexico Small Business Assistance (NMSBA) Program

SNL / Org 10619 / MS-1495

PH: 845-9671 Fax 284-9551


Mailing Address:

Sandia National Laboratories

Attn: Sharon Evans

PO Box 5800 MS 1495

Albuquerque, NM 87185

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