Office of Technology

The Office of Technology administers the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program and the Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Program. Through these two competitive programs, SBA ensures that the nation’s small, high-tech, innovative businesses are a significant part of the federal government’s research and development efforts. Eleven federal departments participate in the SBIR […]

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Export Express

SBA Export Express helps small businesses that have exporting potential but need funds to buy or produce goods, and/or to provide services, for export. It combines the SBA’s small business lending assistance with its technical assistance programs to help small businesses that have traditionally had difficulty in obtaining adequate export financing. Technical assistance is […]

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Export Working Capital Program (EWCP)

Developed to contribute to our nation’s economic vitality by promoting and encouraging small business to participate in international markets. This program replaces the Export Revolving Line of Credit (ERLC) and offers more flexible terms, lower fees, and a quick turnaround on the loan decision in order to allow small businesses to […]

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