Beyond Acceleration

Our team cultivates strong relationships with deep-tech ecosystem leaders, including The Engine at MIT, Techstars, and Newlab,  giving us access to hundreds of companies for some of America’s richest deep tech innovation centers of gravity.

NSIN Propel

When the DoD’s National Security Innovation Network (NSIN) wanted access to top-tier startups, they turned to Decisive Point for help. Our accelerators in New York and Hawaii attract top startups from across the country.

Expert Guidance //

Decisive Point guides startups through the process of building and piloting technologies designed to meet government and commercial needs, de-risk proof-of-concepts in field environments, and prepare companies for follow-on procurement opportunities.

Government Insights //

Decisive Point's accelerator model represents a meaningful departure from generic venture programming, looking past early-stage R&D contracts and creating viable pathways towards adoption of commercial technologies across the US Government enterprise.

Strategic Partnerships //

Our team cultivates strong relationships with government stakeholders and deep-tech ecosystem leaders including The Engine at MIT, Techstars, and Newlab, accelerating startups on a growth trajectory into both long-term programs of record and commercial markets.

Air Force Research Lab

New York

AFRL leads the discovery, development and delivery of warfighting technologies for our air, space and cyberspace forces;  pushing the boundaries and creating a new tomorrow through unparalleled research.

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US Navy Pacific Fleet


The U.S. Navy Pacific Fleet encompasses 100 million square miles, nearly half the Earth’s surface, from Antarctica to the Arctic circle and from the West Coast of the United States into the Indian Ocean. The U.S. Pacific Fleet consists of approximately 200 ships/submarines, nearly 1,200 aircraft, and more than 130,000 Sailors and civilians.

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NSIN Propel 2022


Decisive Point supports multiple federally funded national research laboratories, accelerating technology commercialization and guiding engagement with private capital sources.

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If you are a government agency or industry partner interested in participating in NSIN Propel contact us below to learn more.

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Notice: This NSIN Propel public announcement is an open call to small businesses and non traditional defense contractors seeking innovative, commercial technologies proposed to create new DoD solutions or potential new capabilities fulfilling requirements, closing capability gaps, or providing potential technological advancements, technologies fueled by commercial or strategic investment, but also concept demonstrations, pilots, and agile development activities improving commercial technologies, existing Government-owned capabilities, or concepts for broad Defense application(s). As such, the Government reserves the right to award a contract or an Other Transaction for any purpose, to include a prototype or research, under this public announcement. The Federal Government is not responsible for any monies expended by the applicant before award and is under no obligation to pursue such Other Transactions. This NSIN Propel Open Call Announcement is considered to have potential for further efforts that may be accomplished via FAR-based contracting instruments, Other Transaction Authority (OTA) for Prototype Projects 10 USC 2371b and Research 10 USC 2371, Prizes for advanced technology achievements 10 USC 2374a, and/or Prize Competitions 15 USC 3719.  The public open call announcement made at,, and www. website is considered to satisfy the reasonable effort to obtain competition in accordance with 10 USC 2374a (b), 15 USC 3719 (e) and 10 USC 2371b (b)(2). Any FAR-based actions will follow announcement procedures per FAR 5.201(b) accordingly.