Submit your business idea to SAGE

Tell us about your business or innovation and a little about yourself to get started with our program.

Learn about options for grant funding

Get an overview of phased and fast-track grant funding and amounts awarded by different agencies.

Partner organizations

Our partners provide many great services for entrepreneurs such as education, consulting and market research.

U.S. Small Business Association

Programs encouraging domestic small businesses to explore research and development with the potential for commercialization to stimulate high-tech innovation through SBIR-STTR funding.

Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development

The Procurement Assistance and Outreach program connects Nevada businesses with opportunities for government or public sector contracting.

Nevada Small Business Development Center

Providing services such as confidential consulting, workshops, training, market analysis, research and projections, and energy efficiency assistance to entrepreneurs.

Opportunity announcements

Applicant Assistance Program for technology in healthcare

The Applicant Assistance Program provides mentoring and support for small businesses applying for Phase I SBIR/STTR funding with the goal to increase funding to businesses owners who are traditionally underrepresented in the biomedical sciences. The program is free for selected applicants and provides:

  • Needs assessment and small business mentoring
  • Application preparation support
  • Application review

Learn more about the Applicant Assistance Program

Small Business Administration – Women’s Business Center

The Women’s Business Center program supports private, nonprofit organizations and minority serving institutions that provide entrepreneurial development services to women. Awards of up to $150,000 are available.

Learn more about the Women’s Business Center opportunities