SBIR/STTR Summer 2022 Chicago Small Business Training Series Registration

 The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs provide non-dilutive capital to encourage small businesses to further R&D with the potential for commercialization. Securing federal grant funding for your small business’ innovative idea or technology is a critical step towards commercial success. Learn in this training series the eligibility requirements to apply for SBIR/STTR funding, the parameters of the awards and contracts available through federal agencies, budget preparation, and tips and tricks for a successful application process.

Training will be provided by SBIR expert and medical startup consultant, Anna Lisa Somera. Participants in this training event will be eligible to receive free direct consulting on SBIR/STTR applications following the event. This free training series is offered by the SBA Illinois FAST Center at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in partnership with the University of Illinois Chicago, World Business Chicago, and Portal Innovations. 

There are four sessions in this series; each one is offered virtually. The June 15 session is also offered in-person. All participants are required to register. Further information regarding virtual/in-person access will be sent once registration is complete.

June 2, 2022, 10:00-11:00 am – SBIR/STTR Small Business 101  (virtual)

June 9, 2022, 10:00-11:00 am – NSF SBIR/STTR Budgeting and Time and Effort Reporting (virtual)

June 15, 2022, 11:30am - 1:00pm – SBIR/STTR NIH Small Business Funding and Grant Preparation (hybrid at Portal Innovations)

June 23, 10:00-11:00 am –  Rejection on SBIR/STTR awards and Planning Strategic Next Steps  (virtual)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
9. Your Gender:
10. Your Ethnicity:
11. Incubator, University, Organizational Affiliation (if applicable)
required12. Have you or your company previously applied for an SBIR/STTR solicitation or received an award?
required13. Does your company plan to respond to a solicitation within the next year?

There are four sessions in this series; each one is offered virtually. The June 15 session is also offered in-person (let us know if you will be attending virtually or in-person for this one). 

required14. June 2, 2022, 10:00-11:00 am – SBIR/STTR Small Business 101
required15. June 9, 2022, 10:00-11:00 am – NSF SBIR/STTR Budgeting and Time and Effort Reporting (Virtual)
required16. June 15, 2022, 11:30am - 1:00pm – SBIR/STTR NIH Small Business Funding and Grant Preparation (Portal Innovations)
required17. June 23, 10:00-11:00 am – Rejection on SBIR/STTR awards and Planning Strategic Next Steps (Virtual)

 
required19. In addition to attending this training, is your organization interested in receiving free 1:1 direct consulting assistance for your SBIR/STTR application?

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