Technical Assistance


Many Labs offer a Technology Assistance Program, which leverages the expertise of laboratory scientists and engineers to help members of the small business community solve important challenges free of charge.

Examples of assistance include:

  • Advising on existing or emerging products
  • Providing advanced technology for hardware and software applications
  • Improving production and manufacturing processes
  • Resolving technical problems
  • Performing scientific peer reviews
  • Recommending energy conservation and environmental technologies

Funds for technical assistance are limited and are only available at certain national laboratories.

Info Description: Labs provide short-term assistance to organizations with problems requiring expertise not available commercially.
Coin Cost: Participant can pay full cost or other arrangement depending on the lab partner.
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