Secrets to WINNING SBIR/STTR Proposals – June 1-3, 2011

What is SBIR and STTR?

The Small BusinessInnovation Research (SBIR)and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs are the federal government’s largest research and development (R&D) grant suite targeted to the small business community. With more then $2 billion available annually, it is arguably the best source of risk capital available to help fund the development of promising new technologies. SBIR can also serve as a pathway to equity financing.

Who Should Attend?

Technology-based small businesses entrepreneurs, researchers, and faculty seeking funding for R&D with plans to submit a SBIR/STTR proposal within the next 12 months.

Why Attend?

  • Receive detailed instruction on preparing eachcomponent of a proposal;
  • Obtain current information on the SBIR/STTR program and the agency’s proposal submission processes; and,
  • Ensure that all of the necessary tools and information are available to prepare a competitive proposal

Seminar Details

Please see the Full Agenda HERE.

How Do I Register and Pay?

Day 1: and 2: $75 per person for both days or $50 per person, per day

Day 3: NO FEE, Space is limited, so apply soon for appointment by contacting David Jordan at daj7@psu.edu or call 814-865-1862 to request appointment survey.

Register at www.sbdc.psu.edu/calendar.htm

Preregistration and payment are required at least ONE week before seminar.


The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel
215 Innovation Blvd., State College, PA

Free parking is available.

This training is provided as part of a FAST Grant to the IPart from the SBA.