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NIH SBIR/STTR Proposal Prep Virtual Classroom


This workshop is a must if you are considering a National Institutes of Health (NIH) SBIR or STTR submission. In addition to up-to-date information on the SBIR/STTR programs, you’ll receive detailed instruction on developing a competitive proposal for NIH’s SBIR/STTR program.

Session Topics Include:

  • An overview of the SBIR/STTR programs, including eligibility, and sources of funding;
  • Registration process necessary for submission;
  • An introduction to NIH, and essential information for selecting an institute appropriate for your technology;
  • How to contact and communicate with program officials;
  • How to approach each section of the proposal;
  • NIH Proposal Prep: Understanding the NIH review process, writing your Specific AIMS page, research strategy and preparing proposals components for maximum impact, other critical details of the proposal; the importance of your team, facilities and budget;
  • Strategies for targeting your proposal to meet the reviewers’ expectations;
  • Common pitfalls, how to avoid them, and more!
  • Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Hosted by: Virginia Innovation Partnership Corporation

Presented by: Shannon Bass and Baindu Bayon of BBC ETC

Time: 10:00AM-3:00PM

Cost: Virginia based companies & Virginia University $25; All Others: $75 per person

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Date: February 1 – 29, 2024
Time: 6pm – 8pm (5 sessions)