In 2016, TRI Austin won the the prestigious Tibbetts Award. This award recognizes those individuals, organizations, firms or projects that made a visible technological impact on the socio-economic front and exemplify the very best in SBIR achievements. Award winners are selected based on the economic impact of their technological innovation, and the extent to which that innovation served federal R&D needs, encouraged diverse participation, and increased the commercialization of federal research.The Awards are presented to companies that promote the mission and goals of the SBIR program:
- To stimulate technological innovation
- To use small business to meet federal research and development needs
- To encourage diverse participation in technological innovation
- To increase commercialization of federal research
Over the years, TRI Austin has been awarded 310 SBIR/STTR awards.
NAICS: 541712 – Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences
NAICS: 54130 – Testing Laboratories