SBIR Road Tour is heading back to Des Moines

The SBIR Road Tour is stopping in Des Moines on Wednesday May 22, 2019. The SBIR Road Tour is a national outreach effort, in partnership […]


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Entrepreneurial Venture Competition Now Open for $100,000 in Cash Prizes

John Pappajohn Iowa Entrepreneurial Venture Competition to Once Again Award $100,000 in Cash Prizes Iowa City, Iowa – Applications for the John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Venture […]


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Useful Stats: NSF SBIR Success Rates by State (2008-2017)

By: Jonathan Dworin The National Science Foundation (NSF), the fifth largest distributor of SBIR awards among federal agencies, received more than 20,000 proposals over the […]


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2019 Annual Development Forum

Enjoy an opportunity to hear from industry leaders, receive the latest updates about development in the Johnston community straight from city staff and participate in […]


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Useful Stats: NIH SBIR/STTR Success Rates by State (2008-2017)

By: Jonathan Dworin One of the best ways to measure the effectiveness of state programs intended to encourage the success of SBIR applications is the […]


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STATE TAKES NEXT STEP IN IMPLEMENTING BIOSCIENCES DEVELOPMENT ROAD MAP

In July, the Iowa Economic Development Authority’s board approved plans to transition the existing Iowa Innovation Corporation (IICorp), the state’s public-private partnership for economic development, […]


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BOARD ACTION: ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT BOARD APPROVES AWARDS TO SUPPORT BUSINESSES EXPANDING IN AND MOVING TO IOWA

July 20, 2018 (DES MOINES, IA) – Today, the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) Board awarded direct financial assistance and tax benefits to two companies for […]


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FY2018 Phase I & Phase II SBIR/STTR Outreach Program Awards

The table provided below is a detailed list of the awardees of the Phase I & Phase II SBIR/STTR Outreach Program Awards for the fiscal […]


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FY2017 Phase I & Phase II SBIR/STTR Outreach Program Awards

The table provided below is a detailed list of the awardees of the Phase I & Phase II SBIR/STTR Outreach Program Awards for the fiscal […]


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Iowa’s Economic Development Roadmap

In December 2017, Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds, Lieutenant Governor Adam Gregg and representatives from the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) and Iowa Innovation Council (IIC) […]


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