SBIR 101 Comes to Bellingham: A workshop on federal research funding programs

SBIR 101, WTC’s popular introductory workshop on the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program is coming to Bellingham, Washington. SBIR 101 is being held Wednesday, February 16, 2005, from 8 a.m. to noon at Rivetek’s headquarters, 1315 Cornwall Avenue.

If you are an entrepreneur interested in learning more about how your company can benefit from federal funding for R&D projects, you won’t want to miss this informative session.

The federal government sets aside $1.8 billion annually in Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) funding for companies who seek financial assistance with technology research and production development. Your company may be eligible to receive up to $850,000 in federal R&D funding.

In this half-day seminar, professionals knowledgeable about the SBIR process will walk you through the basics of what it takes to win one of these competitive grants. Focus areas include:

* Assessing your eligibility

* Evaluating if SBIR is the right program for your company’s R&D goals

* Navigating the SBIR process and target the agencies that are the best fit for you

* Understanding the proposal process

* Tips for preparing compelling, clear and concise applications

Cost to attend SBIR 101 is $40 and includes breakfast and program materials.

The Bellingham SBIR 101 workshop is being held in partnership with the Bellingham-Whatcom EDC and TAG, the Northwest Chapter of WSA.

Related WTC links:

  • WTC SBIR Program

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