NASA SBIR/STTR Program Solicitation Details | 7. Proposal, Scientific and Technical Information Sources

7. Proposal, Scientific and Technical Information Sources

7.1 NASA Organizational and Programmatic Information

General sources relating to organizational and programmatic information at NASA are available via the following websites:

NASA Budget Documents, Strategic Plans, and Performance Reports:
NASA Organizational Structure: 

Information regarding the 2020 NASA Technology Taxonomy and the NASA Strategic Integration Framework can be obtained at the following websites:

Office of the Chief Technologist

2020 NASA Technology Taxonomy


NASA Mission Directorates

Aeronautics Research

Exploration Systems Development

Space Operations


Space Technology


NASA Centers

Ames Research Center (ARC)

Armstrong Flight Research Center (AFRC)

Glenn Research Center (GRC)

Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC)

Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)

Johnson Space Center (JSC)

Kennedy Space Center (KSC)

Langley Research Center (LaRC)

Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC)

Stennis Space Center (SSC)

NASA Shared Services Center (NSSC)


7.2 United States Small Business Administration (SBA)

The SBA oversees the Federal SBIR and STTR programs. The SBA has resources that small businesses can take advantage of in learning about the program and obtaining help in developing a proposal or a completed proposal package for a Federal SBIR/STTR program. Offerors are encouraged to review the information that is provided at the following links:,, and

The SBA issues an SBIR/STTR Policy Directive which provides guidance to all Federal Agencies that have an SBIR/STTR program. The Policy Directives for the SBIR/STTR programs may be obtained from the SBA at or at the following address:

U.S. Small Business Administration
Office of Technology – Mail Code 6470
409 Third Street, S.W.
Washington, DC 20416
Phone: 202-205-6450

7.3 National Technical Information Service

The National Technical Information Service (NTIS) is an agency of the Department of Commerce and is the Federal Government's largest central resource for Government-funded scientific, technical, engineering, and business-related information. For information regarding various NTIS services and fees, call or write:

National Technical Information Service
5285 Port Royal Road
Springfield, VA 22161
Phone: 703-605-6000