The Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer programs can be critical and significant sources of funding for university innovations and start-ups. With nearly $2 billion in funding being awarded each year, faculty innovators, start-up founders, TTO staff, and sponsored research managers must understand how to ensure their applications stand apart from the herd.
That’s why we’re offering this two-session distance learning resource: Best Practices in Gaining SBIR/STTR Funding for University Technologies.
Best Practices in Gaining SBIR/STTR Funding for University Technologies includes these two detailed programs (click on the titles for more details):
Dispelling SBIR/STTR Funding Myths and Misconceptions for University-Based Innovations. For university researchers, start-up founders and TTO staff, many myths and misconceptions persist regarding how to apply, who can apply, what technologies are eligible, and how funds are awarded. We’ve secured SBIR/STTR funding consultant and former NIH scientific review officer Geoffrey White, PhD, to identify and dispel the common — and some not so common — misunderstandings surrounding these two highly competitive funding programs. He will focus specifically on the NIH, NSF and DoD programs
SBIR/STTR Funding: Strategies for Submitting a Winning Application. Knowing the critical factors that lead to success can make a huge difference in determining whether you get funded — and ultimately in whether your research or early-stage venture ever makes it to the commercial marketplace. This session identifies the four primary components to getting funded through these two highly competitive programs. It also addresses the key challenges facing SBIR/STTR applicants and offer expert guidance for planning ahead to ensure successful completion of major steps within the application process.
To make this outstanding collection most useful to you and your organization, with your purchase you receive:
- All programs on DVD
- On-Demand Video access to all programs
- PDF Transcripts to all programs
- Access to all of the original program materials including slideshows and
handouts for attendees
About the Best Practices in Sponsored Research Management series
Best Practices in Gaining SBIR/STTR Funding for University Technologies is just one of five collections that make up our Best Practices in Sponsored Research Management series. CLICK HERE to learn more about this series or use the links below to learn more about individual titles.
- Best Practices in Export Control Compliance
- Best Practices in Preventing and Managing Research Fraud and Misconduct
- Best Practices in Material Transfer Agreement Management
- Best Practices in Gaining SBIR/STTR Funding for University Technologies
- Best Practices in Forming and Managing Industry-University Partnerships