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Unlocking Federal Funding: An Intro to SBIR and STTR

Some of our greatest technological breakthroughs have come out of defense contracts. From jet engines to plasma transfusions, small private-sector companies have a rich history of developing pivotal new technologies. Often developed initially for government use, many have ultimately revolutionized both the military and civilian markets. This synergistic relationship is fundamental to the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs.

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Tapping into Utah’s Vast Talent: A Guide to Recruiting Resources

As the market for advanced technologies continues to boom, so does the demand for exceptional talent. Utah stands out as a state that is ready to meet the moment: with its exceptional universities, young workforce, and a population that speaks over 135 languages, Utah is widely known for its diverse and capable talent pool.

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Utah’s Universities and Tech Colleges: A Powerful Pipeline for Aerospace and Defense Talent

SDL Engineer and Scientist Brian Thompson, Engineering Associate Dave Griffin, and Mission Assurance Manager Russ Kirkham are pictured mounting the AWE Opto-Mechanical Assembly (OMA) to the flight EXPRESS Payload Adapter (ExPA) at SDL facilities on Utah State University’s Innovation Campus.

Geostrategic competition, foreign conflict, and the revitalization of American manufacturing: these are some of the factors creating a surge in demand for skilled work. For job seekers, there has never been a better time to explore a career in aerospace, defense, or cyber. 

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Apply Now for a Career in Aerospace, Defense, or Cyber

47G has partnered with DWS to launch a jobs platform that will serve as a bridge to connect students and job seekers with existing opportunities in the aerospace, defense, and cybersecurity sectors.

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47G Announces New Partnership With YouScience to Assist with Workforce Development

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NASA Tech Transfer: Where Public Research Fuels Private Innovation 

The United States’ economic and military dominance comes in part from a pipeline of innovation flowing from publicly funded research to private sector companies. The NASA Technology Transfer Program is one of the ways that the federal government provides private organizations with these types of technologies.

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The path to national security runs through Utah’s aerospace and defense ecosystem

In 1945, writer George Orwell predicted the rise of two “super-states, each possessed of a weapon by which millions of people can be wiped out in a few seconds.” These two nations were destined to divide the world into a permanent state of cold war.

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47G Announces Partnership that will Revolutionize Aerospace & Defense Industry

The Utah Aerospace and Defense Association has unveiled a new vision for the state as it seeks to build the world’s premier ecosystem for aerospace, defense, and cyber companies.

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Utah Aerospace & Defense Official Statement Regarding Attacks Against Israel

In these challenging times, we express our sincere support and solidarity with the people of Israel.

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Former Congressman Chris Stewart to Lead World’s Premier Aerospace & Defense Ecosystem

The Utah Aerospace and Defense Association announced today that former Congressman Chris Stewart will serve as their newly appointed chair.

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Utah Aerospace and Defense Signs Historic Agreement with Ukrainian Government

Today, the Utah Aerospace and Defense Association announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Ministry for Strategic Industries of Ukraine.

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