| Small business programs managed by the Department of Defense.
Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program invests more than $1 billion annually in small business technology.
In the past five years, proteges participating in DoD’s Mentor-Protégé Program (MPP) have been awarded more than $6.5 billion in contracts and subcontracts.
The Indian Incentive Program (IIP) helps Indian organizations and Indian-owned economic enterprises win subcontracts.
The Rapid Innovation Fund (RIF) program inserts promising and mature technologies with immediate application potential into programs of record.