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HSC Next 
SBIR Phase 0 Program

Are you a Tarrant County business looking to change the world?

We're looking for you.


Let’s Fund Tarrant County Innovation

What is it?

The HSC Next SBIR Phase 0 Program provides innovative Tarrant County companies with one-on-one guidance, beginning with technology assessment. Select companies will enter a comprehensive one-month, cohort-based program that meets weekly and guides them through the grant writing processes. Additionally, participants receive one-on-one mentorship with SBIR experts that help founders fine-tune their proposals to increase the likelihood of receiving federal funding.

Eligibility Criteria

  • A registered business in Tarrant County
  • Fewer than 500 employees.
  • Have innovative research or technology with market potential
  • Meet  federal requirements for Phase 1 grants

Phase 0 Process

Apply

Complete the form to tell us more about your company.

Apply Now
Training

Select companies will meet weekly with their cohort and be assigned an expert mentor.

Submit

Pursue non-dilutive grant funding through America's Seed Fund.

Follow Up

Confirm proposal successfully submited, reviewer comments and notification of award.

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